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The Resurrection: P.115-1945

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


The Resurrection
The Game


Printmaker: Gill, Eric
Printer: St. Dominic's Press



Place(s) associated

  • Ditchling

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1945-05) by Dodgson, Campbell


Production date: AD 1917


Proof of an illustration on page 37, Number 3 of The Game, published by the St. Dominic's Press, Ditchling, Sussex, Easter 1917. The block was subsequently used for illustration on page 59 of Horae Beatae Virginis Mariae Juxta Ritum Sacri Ordinis Praedicatorum Jussu Editae, No. 37 of the publications of the St. Dominic's Press, 1923 ; as Plate 15 of "Engravings by Eric Gill", with a preface by the artist, printed by the Fanfare Press, London, published by Douglas Cleverdon, Bristol, 1929.

Second state (D.84), early impression, before the gap was joined

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 142 mm Width 89 mm
Sheet Height 221 mm Width 177 mm

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: signed in reverse

  • Text: EG
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Location: Image upper centre
  • Method of creation: Printed

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.115-1945
Primary reference Number: 2214
Physick: 91 II
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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