GILL, Eric

Eric Gill wood engraving ‘Madonna and Child, with Children (2nd state).’ signed and numbered.

£650.00

Description

Eric Gill wood engraving made in 1923. Printed on handmade mulberry paper, numbered 33/50 and signed in pencil ‘Eric G’. Framed in a plain gilt frame, not examined out of frame. Gilt on frame lightly scratched. The sheet appears to be in good condition.

Aperture size 15.5 x 9.5cm; (6.5 x 3.5 inches)

Frame size 38 x 28cm (15 x 11 inches)

 

Item details

Reference: Physick 341 , 79 Proof, 1925.The second state was subsequently used for illustration on Plate 79 in   ‘Engravings by Eric Gill’, published by Douglas Cleverdon, printed by The Fanfare Press, 1929. There was also an edition of 50 signed wood engravings of which this is one. 

 

 

 

 

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