Maxfield Parrish

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Maxfield Parrish

American Golden Age Illustrator, painter and illustrator

Born 1870 - Died 1966

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  • Read an article on Maxfield Parrish's glazing techniques.

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    student of

    Windson: Vermont
    December 9th 1902

    Mrs. Claude R. Barucs

    Dear Mrs. Barucs: your letter of the 3rd December has been forwarded to me by Scribners. I have made two or three book plates, but they have not been very good, so I have decided not to make any more. Edward D. French ofr Saranac Lake, New York, is of course our most noted engraver on copper of heraldic book-plates, but aside from him, I do not know of any one who makes very good designs.


    Maxfield Parrish

    Image courtesy of Don Kurtz