ERIC GILL – Female nude, seated (Betty Gill), 1938
Wood engraving
Sheet size: 220 x 135 mm
Edition: Edition size unknown – Signed in plate
Original wood engraving by Eric Gill (1882-1940), signed with the artist's elegantly monogrammed initials in the block. A portrait of the artist's eldest daughter Betty. From 25 Nudes, 1938, printed from the wood blocks by Gill and his son-in-law René Hague (who was married to Gill's youngest daughter, Joan). The prints for 25 Nudes were never separately editioned. Ref: P.939 Condition: Excellent.