GILL, Eric

Eric Gill Wood Cuts titled ‘Girl in Skirt Facing Right’ and  ‘Girl in Skirt, Full Face’

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Two Eric Gill Wood Cuts on One Sheet.

The two wood engravings printed on one sheet are unsigned and are titled  ‘Girl in Skirt Facing Right’ and  ‘Girl in Skirt, Full Face’ .  They were published by Douglas Cleverdon in ‘Engravings 1928-1933 by Eric Gill’.  The sheet has some soft handling marks, otherwise in very good condition.

Image size 190 x 90mm
Sheet size 310 x 250mm

 

Item details

‘Girl in Skirt Facing Right.’

(Physick 466, Cleverdon 184, 16)
Decorative border on pages 120, 132, 186, 226, 256, 302 Chaucer’s ‘Troilus and Criseyde’ No. 50
of the publications of the Golden Cockerel Press, 1927.

AND

‘Girl in Skirt, Full Face.’
(Physick 467, Cleverdon 185, 16)

Decorative border on pages 133,187, 227, 257, 303 Chaucer’s ‘Troilus and Criseyde’ No. 50
of the publications of the Golden Cockerel Press, 1927.

The woodcuts were 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.

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