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Emblems Engraved on Wood by Eric Gill: P.1026-R

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Emblems Engraved on Wood by Eric Gill


Draughtsman: Gill, Eric
Engraver: Pepler, Douglas
Publisher: St. Dominic's Press





Measurements and weight

Height: 283 mm
Width: 210 mm

Relative size of this object

21 m28.3 m What does this represent?

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Place(s) associated

  • Ditchling

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1955-06) by Raverat, Gwendolen


Production date: AD 1916


16 pages. Inscription on the back cover: "These emblems were engraved for The Devil's Devices or Control Versus Service a book written by Douglas Pepler and published at The Hampshire House Workshops, Hammersmith, London on Saint Thomas's Day, 1915 / Thirty-three copies of this the second edition have been printed at Ditchling Sussex by the Author and the Engraver namely Douglas Pepler and Eric Gill February A.D. 1916"

Second edition, 27/30

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1026-R
Primary reference Number: 2226
Physick: 43
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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