Citation
Border design: man and woman drinking wine

Material Information

Title:
Border design: man and woman drinking wine [woodblock]
Creator:
Eric Gill ( Artist )
Place of Publication:
Great Britain
Creation Date:
1928
Materials:
wood ( medium )
Measurements:
7-3/8 in x 1-3/4 in x 1 in
18.7 cm x 4.4 cm x 2.5 cm

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Figurative -- Graphic Design -- Books/Book Design
Genre:
woodcuts (prints) ( aat )

Notes

Abstract:
Woodblock for decorative border from Chaucer's "The Canterbury Tales"; original woodblock design heightened with white gesso/paint and all background areas cut away; depicts two figures drinking wine in a tree; mounted onto a square wooden base.
Preferred Citation:
The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection

Record Information

Source Institution:
The Wolfsonian-Florida International University
Holding Location:
The Wolfsonian FIU Object Collection
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
84.4.558 ( accession number )
Classification:
Mechanical & Electrical