Vinycomb, John (1833-1928)


John Vinycomb (1833-1928) was born in Newcastle-Upon-Tyne and studied art at the School of Design in that city. In 1855 he became an engraver in the art department of Marcus Ward & Co. Belfast. The company was broken up in 1899, after which Vinycomb occupied himself as an artist, designer and illuminator. He left Belfast in 1909, and died in London in 1928.