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The sofa (1925)

Eric Rowton Gill

wood-engraving, printed in the intaglio manner

Prints and Drawings Department, British Museum, London

The sofa (1925)

Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0) license © The Trustees of the British Museum




Physical Object Description:

Nude woman seated, arms raised. 1925 Wood-engraving, printed in the intaglio manner. Signed with initials on block. Signed and numbered 11/50.




11 x 7.1 cm

Accession Number:



Presented by the Contemporary Art Society, 1927

Ownership history:

Purchased by Campbell Dodgson (1867-1948) for the Contemporary Art Society, with its Prints and Drawings Fund, 1925-27; presented to the Prints and Drawings Department, British Museum, London, 1927

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