GILL, Eric

Eric Gill three wood engravings on one sheet: ‘Epiphany’, ‘Palm Sunday’ and ‘Adam and Eve’

£150.00

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Three wood engravings printed from the original blocks on one sheet for Engravings by Eric Gill’.  Published by Douglas Cleverdon, printed by The Fanfare Press, 1929. One of 400 copies printed on paper specially manufactured for this edition with the number ‘13’ in top right corner as issued. Very good. Not mounted / matted.

Image size 115 x 78mm  (4.5 x 3 inches)
Sheet size 340 x 250mm  (13 x 9.75 inches)

 

 

 

 

Item details

‘Epiphany’  Physick 84;  Ditchling 79 ;13.  Proof of an illustration on page 1 of God and the Dragon, rhymes by H.D.C.Pepler, No. 15 of the publications of the St. Dominic’s Press, 1917. The block was subsequently used of illustration on page 10 of ‘Nisi Dominus rime’ by Pepler, St. Dominic’s Press , 1919; Calendar for 1923, published by St. Dominic’s Press, 1922; on page 61 of  Horae Beatae Virginis Mariae Juzta Ritum Sacri Ordinis Praedicatorum Jussu Editae , number 37 of the publications of  the St. Dominic’s Press, 1923; page 6 of Christmas Giftsby H.D.C.Pepler, publication No. 9, 1923;   Plate 13 in   ‘Engravings by Eric Gill’, published by Douglas Cleverdon, printed by The Fanfare Press, 1929. Image size 40 x 60mm  (1.75 x 2.5 inches)

 

Palm Sunday Physick 86;  Ditchling 81 ;13.  Proof of an illustration on page 6 of ‘God and the Dragon’, rhymes by H.D.C.Pepler, No. 15 of the publications of the St. Dominic’s Press, 1917. The block was subsequently used of illustration on page 11 of ‘Nisi Dominus rime’ by Pepler, St. Dominic’s Press , 1919; on page 35 of ‘Horae Beatae Virginis Mariae Juzta Ritum Sacri Ordinis Praedicatorum Jussu Editae’ , number 37 of the publications of  the St. Dominic’s Press, 1923; on page 6 of  ‘Wood-Engravings’ publication 44, 1924;  on Plate 13 in  ‘Engravings by Eric Gill’, published by Douglas Cleverdon, printed by The Fanfare Press, 1929.   Image size 40 x 65mm  (1.75 x 2.5 inches)

Adam and Eve  Physick 87;  Ditchling 82 ;13.  Proof of an illustration on page 40 of ‘God and the Dragon’, rhymes by H.D.C.Pepler, No. 15 of the publications of the St. Dominic’s Press, 1917. The block was subsequently used of illustration on page 55 of ‘Nisi Dominus rime’ by Pepler, St. Dominic’s Press , 1919; on page 13 of  ‘Wood-Engravings’ publication 44, 1924;  on Plate 13 in  ‘Engravings by Eric Gill’, published by Douglas Cleverdon, printed by The Fanfare Press, 1929.  Image size 35 x 65mm  (1.5 x 2.5 inches

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