An original wood engraving printed from the original block for ‘Engravings by Eric Gill’. Published by Douglas Cleverdon, printed by The Fanfare Press, 1929. One of 400 copies printed on paper specially manufactured for this edition with the number ‘81’ in top right corner as issued. Very good. Not mounted / matted.
Image size 110 x 112mm (4.25 x 4.75 inches)
Sheet size 310 x 250mm (12 x 9.75 inches)
Reference: Physick 352, Ditchling 74, 81. Proof of an Illustration on page 7 of ‘Passio Domini Nostri Jesu Chrsti’, Number 35 of the publications of the Golden Cockerel Press, 1926. The plate was subsequently used for illustration on Plate 81 in ‘Engravings by Eric Gill’, published by Douglas Cleverdon, printed by The Fanfare Press, 1929.