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F.L. Griggs, 1876-1938 : the architecture of dreams

Author: Jerrold Northrop Moore; Frederick Landseer Maur Griggs
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; [New York] : [Oxford University Press], 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"F. L. Griggs (1876-1938) was universally acclaimed as one of the finest etchers of his time. Most of his subjects are architectural; some show actual places, whilst others are constructs from a rich arts-and-crafts imagination. Hitherto a largely unrecognized pivot in British Romantic art, Griggs's work links that of Turner, Blake, and Samuel Palmer with the Neo-Romantics Graham Sutherland and John Piper." "This  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Moore, Jerrold Northrop.
F.L. Griggs, 1876-1938.
Oxford : Clarendon Press ; [New York : Oxford University Press], 1999
(OCoLC)606243084
Named Person: Frederick Landseer Maur Griggs; Frederick Landseer Maur Griggs; Frederick Landseer Maur Griggs; Frederick Landseer Maur Griggs; Frederick Landseer Maur Griggs
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jerrold Northrop Moore; Frederick Landseer Maur Griggs
ISBN: 0198174071 9780198174073
OCLC Number: 41662624
Description: xii, 290 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. A Choice of Line --
2. Highways and Byways --
3. Campden --
4. Etching's Pilgrim --
5. The Uses of Loss --
6. The Once and Future Perfect --
7. The Building of the House --
8. Dissolutions --
App. The Irish Drawings begun in 1916.
Responsibility: Jerrold Northrop Moore.
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F.L. Griggs was acclaimed as one of the finest etchers of his time. Hitherto a largely unrecognized pivot in British Romantic art, Griggs' work links that of Turner, Blake and Palmer with the  Read more...

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