This wood engraving is printed on very thin Japon paper. Originally cut in 1924, this is one of 80 copies printed on japon as part of the Limited Edition of the Cleverdon 1929 edition of ‘Engravings’. The sheet is a little wrinkled, else very good.
Image size 230 x152mm (9 x 6 inches)
Sheet size 300 x 240mm (12 x 9.5 inches)
Reference: Physick 278: Physick states ‘The plate was subsequently used for illustration as Plate 64 of Engravings By Eric Gill, with a preface by the artist, printed by the Fanfare Press,London, published by Douglas Cleverdon, Bristol,1929.’