GILL, Eric

Eric Gill wood engraving ‘The Good Shepherd’

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Description

Eric Gill 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 ‘100’ in top right corner as issued. There is a mark, see photograph, from impurities in the paper, else very good. Not mounted / matted.

Image size 85 x 45mm  (3.25 x 1.75 inches)

Sheet size 310 x 250mm  (12 x 9.75 inches)

 

 

Item details

Reference: Physick 489, Cleverdon 206, 100: Proof of a design for an Ordination Card for the Rv. Desmond Chute. 1927.   The block was subsequently used as an illustration on plate 100 of   ‘Engravings by Eric Gill’, published by Douglas Cleverdon, printed by The Fanfare Press, 1929. There was also a signed limited edition of 15.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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