The martyrdom of St Thomas of Canterbury, initial letter W and a nude boy (Illustration to Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales) (1928)
Physical Object Description:Proof of wood-engraved illustration on opening page of Prologue, p.2, Vol.I of Chaucer's 'The Canterbury Tales', no.63 of the publications of the Golden Cockerel Press, 1929. 1928. Signed and numbered 2/10.
Dimensions:19 x 12.5 cm
Credit:Presented by the Contemporary Art Society, 1936
Ownership history:Purchased by Campbell Dodgson (1867-1948) for the Contemporary Art Society, with its Prints and Drawings Fund, 1928-36; presented to the Prints and Drawings Department, British Museum, London, 1936
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