Adam and Eve garden roller
- Art Funded
- 76 cm
- Art Fund grant
- £5,000 (Total: £43,000; Tax remission)
- Fine Art Society
This garden roller was actually intended for use.
Gill secularised the biblical story: it was intended as a simple everyday object, part of the work ethos, in which Adam and Eve are literally having a roll in the Garden of Eden.
Eric Gill; Dr. Wheeler Robinson, Bucks.