Robert Griffing is active/lives in Pennsylvania. Robert Griffing is known for super real Indian genre and figure painting, illustration.
Robert Griffing was born in 1940, growing up in Linesville, Pennsylvania. He
the fields and beaches around Pymatuning Lake, collecting stone
artifacts, which increased his love of history and native cultures.
is a graduate of the Art Institute of Pittsburgh, studying
illustration. After a thirty year career in advertising, he began
to paint, in 1991, the Eastern Woodland Indian of the 18th century, an
early fascination. His paintings focus on the time of chaos and
uncertainty for the woodland tribes as they struggled to survive the
encroachment of Europeans.
photographic realism is minutely-detailed and tightly-blended. He is
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