GILL, Eric

‘Woman Growing Out of a Tree’ by Eric Gill

£75.00

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Eric Gill  Wood Engravings on One Sheet.

The two wood engravings printed on one sheet printed from the original woodblocks for the Douglas Cleverdon edition ‘Engravings 1928-1933 by Eric Gill’. Printed by Gill and Hague, published by Faber & Faber Ltd in 1934. Unsigned as published, in very good condition.

Image Size 200 x 110 mm
Page size 210 x 310 mm

 

 

Item details

TWO WOODCUTS ON ONE SHEET.

‘Woman Growing Out of a Tree, and Holding Apple in Closed Left Hand’
(Physick 693, Cleverdon 395, 55)
Decorative border on pages 8,49. Volume lV of Chaucer’s ‘Canterbury Tales’, Golden Cockerel Press, No.63 of the publications of the Golden Cockerel Press, 1931.

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‘Woman Growing Out of a Tree, and Holding Apple in Open Right Hand’
Physick 694, Cleverdon 396, 55)
Decorative border on pages 9,81. Volume lV of Chaucer’s ‘Canterbury Tales’, Golden Cockerel Press, No.63 of the publications of the Golden Cockerel Press, 1931.

The woodcuts were subsequently printed from the original woodblock for the Douglas Cleverdon edition, page 55 ‘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.

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