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Eric Gill (British, 1882-1940)


Eric Gill. The Leisure State



The Leisure State
(Unemployment and Work and Culture)

Wood engraving
1933
signed and numbered from the edition of 18 by the artist in pencil
The full sheet in very good condition

Provenance:
Sebastian Pearson, Cambridge

Reference:
Skelton P850

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Eric Gill. Toilet



Toilet
(after a drawing from Life of Norval Grey)
Wood engraving on Batchelor handmade paper printed from the original block
1929

An engraving from Engravings by Eric Gill, 1929, from copy number 34, one of 80 special copies on handmade paper, signed by the artist and with an extra suite of the engravings on Japon paper.

Printed by Ernest Ingham at the Fanfare Press for Douglas Cleverdon.

Reference: Skelton P256.

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Eric Gill. St Mary Magdelen



St. Mary Magdelen
Wood engraving on batchelor handmade paper printed from the original block
1929
from 'Passio Domini Nostri Jesu Christi' Golden Cockerel Press 1926.

An engraving from Engravings by Eric Gill, 1929, from copy number 34, one of 80 special copies on handmade paper, signed by the artist and with an extra suite of the engravings on Japon paper.

Printed by Ernest Ingham at the Fanfare Press for Douglas Cleverdon.

Reference: Skelton P349

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Eric Gill. Clothes for Dignity and Adornment



Clothes - for Dignity and Adornment
Copper engraving on Japon paper printed from the original block
1929
from 'Art & Love' by Eric Gill. Golden Cockerel Press 1927.
30.2 x 23.8cm (sheet)
11 x 7cm (image)

An engraving from Engravings by Eric Gill, 1929, from copy number 34, one of 80 special copies on handmade paper, signed by the artist. This example from the suite of the engravings on Japon paper.

Printed by Ernest Ingham at the Fanfare Press for Douglas Cleverdon.

Reference: Skelton P483.

Some light foxing to sheet, not affecting image

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Eric Gill. The Purchaser



The Purchaser
Wood engraving on batchelor handmade paper
1929
from 'The Devil's Devices & Elsewhere' by Douglas Pepler 1915
28.5 x 21.5cm (sheet)
12.5 x 8cm (image)

An engraving from Engravings by Eric Gill, 1929, from copy number 34, one of 80 special copies on handmade paper, signed by the artist and with an extra suite of the engravings on Japon paper.

Printed by Ernest Ingham at the Fanfare Press for Douglas Cleverdon.

Reference: Skelton P40

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Eric Gill. The Resurrection



The Resurrection
Wood engraving on Japon paper printed from the original block
1929
late state with join showing in block
from 'The Game & Elsewhere' St. Dominic's Press 1917.
30 x 24cm (sheet)
14 x 8.8cm (image)

An engraving from Engravings by Eric Gill, 1929, from copy number 34, one of 80 special copies on handmade paper, signed by the artist and with an extra suite of the engravings on Japon paper. This example from the suite of the engravings on Japon paper.

Printed by Ernest Ingham at the Fanfare Press for Douglas Cleverdon.

Reference: Skelton P91

Some age spots to sheet not affecting image. Minor tears in sheet on image.

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Eric Gill. The Carrying of the Cross



The Carrying of the Cross
Wood engraving on Japon paper printed from the original block
1929
from 'Passio Domini Nostri Jesu Christi' Golden Cockerel Press 1926.
30 x 24cm (sheet)
11 x 11.5cm (image)

An engraving from Engravings by Eric Gill, 1929, from copy number 34, one of 80 special copies on handmade paper, signed by the artist and with an extra suite of the engravings on Japon paper. This example from the suite of the engravings on Japon paper.

Printed by Ernest Ingham at the Fanfare Press for Douglas Cleverdon.

Reference: Skelton P352

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Eric Gill. Christ and the Moneychangers



Christ and the Moneychangers
Wood engraving on Japon paper printed from the original block
1929
from 'Riches, Welfare Handbook 3 & elsewhere' St. Dominic's Press 1919.
30.5 x 24cm (sheet)
5 x 8cm (image)

An engraving from Engravings by Eric Gill, 1929, from copy number 34, one of 80 special copies on handmade paper, signed by the artist and with an extra suite of the engravings on Japon paper. This example from the suite of the engravings on Japon paper.

Printed by Ernest Ingham at the Fanfare Press for Douglas Cleverdon.

Reference: Skelton P152

Some age spots to sheet not affecting image. Minor tears in sheet on image.

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Eric Gill. Autumn Midnight



Autumn Midnight
Wood engraving on Japon paper printed from the original block
1929
from 'Autumn Midnight' by Frances Cornford 1923
30.5 x 24cm (sheet)
12 x 8cm (image)

An engraving from Engravings by Eric Gill, 1929, from copy number 34, one of 80 special copies on handmade paper, signed by the artist and with an extra suite of the engravings on Japon paper. This example from the suite of the engravings on Japon paper.

Printed by Ernest Ingham at the Fanfare Press for Douglas Cleverdon.

Reference: Skelton P231

Some age spots to sheet not affecting image.

SOLD



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