A rare proof by Eric Gill printed on Mulberry paper with large margins. Physick states that this was made in 1922.The inking is slightly uneven in the lower margin otherwise in very good condition.UNSIGNED.
Image size 105 x 78 mm (3.75 x 2.75inches)
Sheet size large 290 x 180 mm 11.5 x 7 inches)
Eric Gill may have rejected signing it due to the uneven inking, he does use Mulberry paper for some of his work. RARE.
Reference: Physick 193, 164.Physick sates that the block was subsequently used for illustration on page 10 of ‘Wood engravings, no.44 of the publications of the St.Dominics Press, Ditchling, Sussex 1924.