Eric Gill, etc..

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Appleton , Brighton
SeriesCatalogue -- no. 34
ContributionsGill, Eric, 1882-1940.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20626245M

Eric Gill is probably best known to readers as the creator of several typefaces (Gill Sans, Perpetua etc), but in his time he was also considered a world-class sculptor, and many of his works remain on prominent display in the UK/5(14).

Eric Gill has 43 books on Goodreads with ratings. Eric Gill’s most popular book is The Tempest. Etc. book book is designed by Eric Gill, the pages have been compose in a new type created by him expressly for this book. The illustrations are etchings by Dennis Tegetmier.

The printing is done by Hague Gill, High Wycombe, England; copies have been made for the members of the limited editions club this copy is number And is Signed by. Eric Gill (illustrator). Quarto. pages.

Hardcover bound in burgundy cloth with cover designs in gilt and with a grey etc. book slipcase. Light wear to the slipcase, which has a little bumped but is still sound.

Eric Gill, Eric Gill books. Eric Gill ( - ) was an English sculptor, stonemason, typographer and printmaker; a controversial figure etc. book fascination with erotica and. About the author () Fiona MacCarthy established herself as one of the leading writers of biography in Britain with her widely acclaimed book Eric Gill, published in /5(1).

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Arthur Eric Rowton Gill ARA (/ ɡ ɪ l /; 22 February – 17 November ) was an English sculptor, typeface designer, and printmaker, who was associated with the Arts and Crafts religious views and subject matter contrast with his sexual behaviour, including his erotic art, and (as mentioned in his own diaries) his extramarital affairs and sexual abuse of his daughters.

Eric Gill, who died inwas among the greatest English artist-craftsmen of the 20th century: a typographer and lettercutter of genius, and a master in the art of sculpture and wood-engraving.

In this biography, the problems and contradictions of Gill the man and Gill the artist are s:   Fiona MacCarthy, who has died a was a journalist and an authority on the British Arts and Crafts movement; she wrote acclaimed biographies.

•Eric Gill: The Body is at Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft, 29 April–3 September. Eric Gill: life and legacy. Born in Brighton, Arthur Eric Rowton Gill is one of 13 children. He studies.

My late father kept a book of Eric Gill's woodcut engravings in his bureau drawer in the 's, hidden under clothing. This probably wasn't such an unusual thing during a period remembered for its repressive s: My late father kept a book of Eric Gill's woodcut engravings in his bureau drawer in the 's, hidden under clothing.

This probably wasn't such an unusual thing during a /5(28). Eric Gill () was born in Brighton, England, to a minister of a small Protestant sect. He eventually became an artist, well known for his sculptures, engravings, sketches, writings, and type fonts.

Eric Gill (19) Erotica (2) Fantasy (9) Finance and Economics (3) Fine and Designer Bindings (14) Fine Press () Folklore and Mythology (18) Games and Gaming (1) Geography (2) Geology including Mining and Minerals (1) Golden Cockerel Press (18) Grabhorn Press.

Eric Gill, Australian Mad Men, and the Ultimate Books on Typography and Printing Paul Soady doesn’t care that Eric Gill had sex with his sister, his daughters, and his family dog.

He’s simply in love with the art and typography of this controversial artist, writer, and designer of Gill Sans. E ric Gill's Gingerbread Madonna and Child is a small carving in Corsham stone. Gill made the sculpture inbasing it on a drawing by his. Eric Gill Preface by Robert Gibbings One of the most beautiful and beloved books of the Private Press movement, and a showcase for Eric Gill’s engravings and typeface, The Four Gospel s is reproduced as an exquisite new Folio Society edition.

$ Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Frontispiece and Cover By Eric Gill (illustrator). Dent Dutton hardback.

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No dustwrapper, red cloth, a few pencillings; very good overall. Cover logo, title page and frontispiece by Eric Gill. Book. Seller Inventory # E More information about this seller |.

An English artist-craftsman in the tradition of William Morris, Eric Gill () exemplifies the search for a lifestyle to heal the split between work and leisure, art and industry. He is remembered today for his fine engravings and stone carvings, his legendary typefaces and book.

Hardcover. Condition: Near fine. Gill, Eric (illustrator). 1st edition. A collection of poems by Enid Clay, accompanied by 8 b/w wood engravings by Eric Gill. This was the first book published by the Golden Cockerel Press that was illustrated by Eric Gill, who would later go on to create the Golden Cockerel typeface for the press in Among the many special finds in the collection is the work of artist, designer, and typographer, Eric Gill.

Eric Gill is a well-known British typeface designer, stonecutter, and printer from the Arts and Crafts movement of the early 20th century. He is also known to have been a. A flower among the best products of English romantic genius, it is also surely, thanks to its illustrator, Eric Gill, the book among all books in which Roman type has been best mated with any kind of illustration" (Gill).

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Fiona MacCarthy established herself as one of the leading writers of biography in Britain with her widely acclaimed book Eric Gill, published in Byron: Life and Legend was described by A. Wilson as 'a flawless triumph' and William Morris, described by A.

Byatt as 'large, delicious and intelligent, full of shining detail', won the Wolfson History Prize and the Writers' Guild Non Brand: Faber and Faber. Gill was made an associate of the Royal Academy in and of the Royal Society of British Sculptors in His books include Christianity and Art (), Work and Property (), and Autobiography ().

This article was most recently revised and updated by Kathleen Sheetz. Arthur Eric Rowton Gill was a sculptor, engraving artist, typographic designer, and author from the United Kingdom.

He was a major figure affiliated with the Arts and Crafts movement. Originally from Sussex, Gill was a student of Chichester Technical and Art School.

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ORIGINAL MADGE GILL ARTWORK, SIGNED, DELUXE, 1 of 75, MYRNINEREST, OUTSIDER ART. $ERIC GILL: The Engravings. Boston: David R. Godine, First American Edition. Hardcover. p. An oversize hardcover book in very good condition with a like dustjacket.

Star-shaped stamp on bottom edge. Otherwise clean and tight. The jacket has a few small .