Griggs, F.L. (1876-1938), 'Priory Farm', Etching, c.1920

'Priory Farm', Etching, c.1920

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Signed in pencil 'F.L. Griggs-imp', lower right. From the edition of 20 in this the second state. Printed in black ink on laid paper.

Considered to be the best of the first three states.

This etching was Griggs's Diploma work submitted to gain election to the Royal Society of Painter-Etchers and Engravers in 1916. An impression, in this state, was shown at the Society’s exhibition in the same year.

Griggs described Priory Farm as ‘original - not suggested by anything I can remember’.

Reference Comstock 4, State ii/iii