JOHN FARLEIGH – And he drew her to his breast, 1935
Wood engraving
Sheet size: 275 x 200 mm
Image size: 200 x 130 mm
Edition: 2000 – Unsigned
Original wood engraving by John Farleigh, printed in black and red on fine wove paper by W. Lewis at the Cambridge University Press. One of Farleigh's wood-engraved illustrations for The Man Who Died by D. H. Lawrence. There is no limitation, but 2000 copies were issued. There is text on the reverse. Excellent condition, with a slight knock to the top left corner of the sheet. This image is reproduced as plate 194 in Joanna Selborne, British Wood-Engraved Book Illustration 1904-1940. Condition: Excellent, see description.