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St.Botolph's Bridge.No.1.

Artist:Frederick Griggs




Size:c.14.6 x 11.5 cm. c.5.3/4 x 4.9/16 inches.

Condition:Fine strong impression.

Description:Printed by the artist on a sheet of old cream laid paper c.23 x 18.5 cm. Signed in pencil and presented to A.J. Finberg in pencil lower left. Titled in pencil at the bottom of the sheet and dated 17 Sept. 1920.Ref; Comstock iv/iv the published state. One of 50 copies. A fine presentation proof to Alexander James Finberg (1866-1939) who wrote the first considered article on Griggs etchings in July 1921 for the Studio Magazine. Ref;F.A.Comstock; A Gothic vision.1966.Guichard; British Etchers,1977.