Eric Gill (1882-1940)

An album of 108 wood engravings by Eric Gill showing the full range of work done during  his Ditchling period. Collected by Douglas Pepler at Ditchling between 1911-1922.

Including: Physick No.s 11 (black and red), 14, 18, 22, 30, 31 (pencil signed), 36-42, 44-46, 48, 50, 51(folding), 52-54, 57-62, 64-88, 89 (gold on black), 90 (red on white), 91-111, 113, 135-140, 143, 144, 146, (Alphabet 1, folding), 150, 151(red), 152-157, 163, 173, 179, 180, 183-187, 191, 201, 208-210.

Plus: Duplicates of Physick No.s 45, 100, 138, 150, 156, 157.

Ex. Physic: Unattributed – E14 ‘The Good Samaritan’ for God and the Dragon (p.105); Madonna and Child (p.105); Christmas Design with  waving angel (p.106), Chalice with title page of Serving at Mass (p.108).

Also included by other hands: Elizabeth Gill ‘Nativity’. David Pepler ‘Nativity’ (Christmas 1916). David Pepler ‘Starlit Church’. Ralph Beedham letter head design from a drawing by Gill ‘George Inn Southwark’. Ronald Seal ‘House and Church on a hillside’.

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