GILL, Eric

Eric Gill wood engraving ‘Hamlet’ title page.

£75.00

Description

Eric Gill wood engraving printed by Gill and Hague from the original woodblock for the Douglas Cleverdon edition ‘Engravings 1928-1933 by Eric Gill’. It was published by Faber & Faber Ltd in 1934. Unsigned.  There is a light scattering of foxing in the margins, all of which can be mounted out, else very good.

Image size 190 x 120mm (7.5 x 4.5 inches)
Sheet size 310 x 250mm  (12 x 9.5 inches)

 

Item details

Title-page to Shakespeare’s Hamlet Prince of Denmark printed by Hague and Gill for the Limited Editions Club. The woodcut was 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.

Reference: Physick 838,Cleverdon 531,96

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