Design for the title page of the Architectural Association Sketch Book, Volume 4, featuring a central illustration of Nuremberg's castle and Medieval buildings

Coronavirus update: Our printing service continues to operate as usual, with framed and unframed prints available for delivery in normal timescales. We would like to reassure our customers that we are observing government advice on COVID-19 and adhering to all guidance and best practice.

RIBApix ref no RIBA22417
Artist/PhotographerPite, William Alfred (1860-1949)
Subject Date1884
Image Date1884
Library ReferencePB226/3
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The design features vignettes of Salisbury Cathedral, Laon Cathedral, Bamberg Cathedral and the Basilica of San Marco, Venice. The decorative border includes illustrations of Medieval architects, masons and sculptors at work.

Subject tags

architects, lettering, cathedrals, workers, castles, graphic design, book design, drawing instruments, building equipment, tools