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Frederick Landseer Maur Griggs (British, 1876-1938) St. Ippolyts

Auction:
3072B
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$308$250

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3072B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 26, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Frederick Landseer Maur Griggs (British, 1876-1938)

St. Ippolyts, 1927, second state of four, edition of 32 (Comstock, 36). Signed "F.L. Griggs" in pencil l.r., initialed and dated within the plate. Etching on paper, plate size 5 1/4 x 4 3/4 in. (13.3 x 12.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Fine pale foxing, gentle rippling, not examined out of frame.

Provenance: Through the estate of artist Thomas W. Nason (according to an inscription on the backing paper).
Estimate $500-700

Sheet measures 10 1/8 x 8 3/8 in. Sheet is folded over along bottom edge and hinged with linen tape in two places along the tope edge at center. Brown tape remnants at upper corners on the recto. Glazed with glass. No additional issues to report.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Thomas W. Nason, Frederick Landseer Maur Griggs, English art, F. L. Griggs, Foxing, Griggs, St Ippolyts, Visual arts

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