Austin BriggsOccupation / Title:
09/08/1908Date of death:
Briggs was born in Humbolt, Minnesota and grew up in Detroit, Michigan.
Family and early life
Briggs studied at the Wicker Art School in Detroit. Later he went to the Art Students League in New York.
Honors and awards
In 1969 he was elected to the Society of Illustrators’ Hall of Fame