GILL, Eric

Eric Gill Wood Engravings titled ‘Woman Beseeching’ and ‘Man in Love’

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Two Eric Gill Wood Engravings on One Sheet.

The Two wood engravings printed on one sheet as published by Douglas Cleverdon edition in ‘Engravings 1928-1933 by Eric Gill’.  Printed from the original wood block by Gill and Hague in 1934. Unsigned as issued. The sheet has some soft handling marks,otherwise in very good condition.

Image size 190 x 100 mm
Sheet size 310 x 250 mm

 

 

Item details

Woman Beseeching’

(Physick 523, Cleverdon 239, 23)
Decorative border on pages 14,44,90,120,142, Vol:1; pages 34,56,158 Vol.ll; pages 114,148,192,Vol.lll of Chaucer’s ‘The Canterbury Tales’, 1928. No.63 of the publications of the Golden Cockerel Press.
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‘Man in Love’
(Physick 524, Cleverdon 240, 23)
Decorative border on pages 15,46,91,121,143 Vol:1; pages 2, 35,52, Vol.ll; page 136, Vol.lll of Chaucer’s ‘The Canterbury Tales’, 1928. No.63 of the publications of the Golden Cockerel Press.

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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