Vincent G Barlow

19th  &  20th Century Books & Prints

Artist Details

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Artist:Frederick Griggs

Artist Initials:F.L.M.

Artist Details:Frederick Landseer Maur Griggs ARE,RE,ARA,Hon.ARIBA,RA. started his career as an illustrator of books in pen and ink mainly for Macmillan's "Highways and Byways" series starting in 1900. He joined the Guild of Handicraft in 1904 and was associated with Ernest Gimson.Some of his etchings showed the influence of Samuel Palmer and were mainly of Medieval architecture and old ruins of a bygone time. Ref; F.A.Comstock."A Gothic Vision" 1966 for the catalogue of Griggs etchings.