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 ‘103’ in top right corner as issued. Very good. Not mounted / matted.
Image size 80 x 50mm (3.25 x 2 inches)
Sheet size 310 x 250mm (12 x 9.75 inches)
Reference: Physick 496, 213, 103: Proof of an illustration on page 21 of ‘The Song of the Soul’ by Saint John-of-the Cross translated by the Rev. John O’Connor, printed by the Chiswick Press, London, for Francis Walterson, Capel-y-ffin, Abergavenny, 1927. The block was subsequently used as an illustration on plate 103 of ‘Engravings by Eric Gill’, published by Douglas Cleverdon, printed by The Fanfare Press, 1929. There was also a signed limited edition of 10 .
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