A wood engraving which was used as illustration embodying the initial word ‘Jesus’ to St.John, 19 on page 263 of ‘The Four Gospels’. No.78 of the publications of the Golden Cockerel Press, 1931. The woodcut was subsequently printed from the original woodblock for the Douglas Cleverdon edition ‘Engravings 1928-1933 by Eric Gill’, printed by Gill and Hague, published by Faber & Faber Ltd in 1934. This edition is rare and was printed in a small edition size. The sheet has light foxing along margin edges, else very good.
Image size 195 x 170mm (7.5 x 6.5 inches)
Sheet size 310 x 250mm
Reference: Physick 822, Cleverdon 518,95