Framed Size: 45cm x 33cm 17.5″ x 13″
Unframed Size: 41cm x 33cm 16″ x 13″
Oil on Board
Early 20th century oil, Dockyard Scene Certificate of Authenticity adhered to rear. Frank Griffith was a visual artist who was born in 1889. Griffith was born in Wales, but in 1895 moved to Folkestone, and then on to Paris to study art. Upon his return to London, Griffith studied under Walter Sickert at Rowlandson House in London as part of the Fitzroy Street Group. In the mid-1920s he returned to France and adopted many continental techniques and compositions. Griffith eventually settled in Evershot near Dorchester from 1954, and died in 1979, aged 89.