GILL, Eric

Eric Gill ‘The Leisure State.’



Eric Gill Wood Engraving

An original wood engraving by Gill for made in 1933. Used as an illustration for page 1 of ‘Unemployment’ which was published by Faber & Faber Ltd in 1933.  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 is in good clean condition, jsut missing a small corner in margin.

Image size 110 x  90mm  (4.25 x 3.25 inches)

Sheet size   310 x 250mm


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Reference: Physick 850  , Cleverdon 540, 79

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