Eric Gill (British, 1882-1940) Engravings The volume, 1929, numbered 66/80, special copies on handmade paper, signed by the artist and with an extra suite of the engravings on Japon, from an edition limited to 490, wood-engraved self-portrait and 103 plates, a few printed in red or red and black, additional plates loose as issued in pocket at end, original vellum-backed pictorial cloth, gilt, by Wood, t.e.g., others uncut, slightly rubbed, lower corners a little worn, modern cloth slip-case, 4to, Bristol, printed by Ernest Ingham at the Fanfare Press for Douglas Cleverdon, 350 x 275mm (13 3/4 x 10 7/8in)(Vol)
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Eric Gill (British, 1882-1940) Engravings The volume, 1929, numbered 66/80, special copies on handmade paper, signed by the artist and with an extra suite of the engravings on Japon, from an edition limited to 490, wood-engraved self-portrait and 103 plates, a few printed in red or red and black, additional plates loose as issued in pocket at end, original vellum-backed pictorial cloth, gilt, by Wood, t.e.g., others uncut, printed by Ernest Ingham at the Fanfare Press for Douglas Cleverdon, 350 x 275mm (13 3/4 x 10 7/8in)(Vol)
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Eric Gill (British, 1882-1940) Engravings The volume, 1929, numbered 66/80, special copies on handmade paper, signed by the artist and with an extra suite of the engravings on Japon, from an edition limited to 490, wood-engraved self-portrait and 103 plates, a few printed in red or red and black, additional plates loose as issued in pocket at end, original vellum-backed pictorial cloth, gilt, by Wood, t.e.g., others uncut, slightly rubbed, lower corners a little worn, modern cloth slip-case, 4to, Bristol, printed by Ernest Ingham at the Fanfare Press for Douglas Cleverdon, 350 x 275mm (13 3/4 x 10 7/8in)(Vol) Eric Gill (British, 1882-1940) Engravings The volume, 1929, numbered 66/80, special copies on handmade paper, signed by the artist and with an extra suite of the engravings on Japon, from an edition limited to 490, wood-engraved self-portrait and 103 plates, a few printed in red or red and black, additional plates loose as issued in pocket at end, original vellum-backed pictorial cloth, gilt, by Wood, t.e.g., others uncut, slightly rubbed, lower corners a little worn, modern cloth slip-case, 4to, Bristol, printed by Ernest Ingham at the Fanfare Press for Douglas Cleverdon, 350 x 275mm (13 3/4 x 10 7/8in)(Vol) Eric Gill (British, 1882-1940) Engravings The volume, 1929, numbered 66/80, special copies on handmade paper, signed by the artist and with an extra suite of the engravings on Japon, from an edition limited to 490, wood-engraved self-portrait and 103 plates, a few printed in red or red and black, additional plates loose as issued in pocket at end, original vellum-backed pictorial cloth, gilt, by Wood, t.e.g., others uncut, slightly rubbed, lower corners a little worn, modern cloth slip-case, 4to, Bristol, printed by Ernest Ingham at the Fanfare Press for Douglas Cleverdon, 350 x 275mm (13 3/4 x 10 7/8in)(Vol)
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Eric Gill (British, 1882-1940)
Engravings
The volume, 1929, numbered 66/80, special copies on handmade paper, signed by the artist and with an extra suite of the engravings on Japon, from an edition limited to 490, wood-engraved self-portrait and 103 plates, a few printed in red or red and black, additional plates loose as issued in pocket at end, original vellum-backed pictorial cloth, gilt, by Wood, t.e.g., others uncut, printed by Ernest Ingham at the Fanfare Press for Douglas Cleverdon, 350 x 275mm (13 3/4 x 10 7/8in)(Vol)
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