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Creator:
Eric Gill, 1882–1940, British
Title:

Design for Bas-Relief of Calf in Cave of the Golden Calf

Date:
ca. 1912
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite, squared for transfer on thin, smooth, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 5/16 x 15 5/8in. (23.7 x 39.7cm) and Sheet: 9 1/4 × 15 5/8 inches (23.5 × 39.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered inside image in graphite and watercolor, lower center: "CAVE OF THE CALF"

Inscribed in graphite, center right: "15 1/2 x 11 1/2 | 10=15 6 5/8 | 3 22 8 | ------ | 10"; lower right: "15 1/2" | 10" 6 1/2 | 12 3/4""

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Accession Number:
B1985.25.9
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
calf | design
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:32133
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Acquisitions : The First Decade 1977-1986, Yale Center for British Art , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1986, p. 26, no. 86, N590.2 A7 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Richard Cork, Wild thing, Epstein, Gaudier-Brzeska, Gill , Royal Academy of Arts, London New York, 2009, p. 58, fig. 20, NB468 .C675 2009 (YCBA)

Florence Ostende, Into the Night : Cabarets and Clubs in Modern Art, Prestel, Munich and London, p. 99, N6486 .I585 2019 (LC) Oversize

Duncan Robinson, Acquisitions : The First Decade 1977 - 1986, , Burlington Magazine, vol. 128, October 1986, p. 26, no. 86, N1 B87 128:3 OVERSIZE (YCBA)


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