Eric Gill (1882-1940)
Madonna and Child (Design for a Poster)
Original wood engraving
25.0 x 22.0 cm
Mount: 41.0 x 38.0 cm
Eric Gill, in full Arthur Eric Rowton Gill, (born February 22, 1882, Brighton, Sussex, England—died November 17, 1940, Uxbridge, Middlesex), British sculptor, engraver, typographic designer, and writer, especially known for his elegantly styled lettering and typefaces and the precise linear simplicity of his bas-reliefs.