Portrait of: A Lady (Moira, Mrs. Robert Gibbings). 1924. Engraving on copper. Physick 296. 7 x 4 1/2 (sheet 7 3/4 x 5). As published in Engravings by Eric Gill Douglas Cleverdon, Birmingham, England, 1929. Printed on the full sheet of cream wove paper. Signed in the block. $175.
Robert Gibbings (23 March 1889 – 19 January 1958) was an Irish artist and author who was most noted for his work as a wood engraver and sculptor, and for his books on travel and natural history. With Noel Rooke he was one of the founder members of the Society of Wood Engravers in 1920, and was a major influence in the revival of wood engraving in the twentieth century.
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