This rare woodblock, carved by the British Neo-Romantic artist David Jones, was used to print the Hound of St Dominic engraving on the cover of Eric Gills pamphlet War Memorial in 1923.
Hound of St Dominic by David Jones, 1923
Image courtesy: Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft
- 7 × 5 × 2.1cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £1,000 ( Total: £2,500)
- Acquired in:
- Henry Sotheran Ltd
Jones came to live with Gill at his home in Ditchling in 1921 and his apprenticeship there influenced his work for the rest of his life.
Acquired from St Dominic's Press by Brocard Sewell; through two USA dealers; Sotherans, London
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