Gertrude HERMES (1901-1983)
Wood engraving, 1963
Signed, titled and numbered 27/75
255 x 355 mm.
Printed on Japon with wide margins. The last substantial wood engraving cut by Gertrude Hermes and one of her most powerful images. Pictured on page 150 of “Scene Through Wood a century of modern wood engraving” curated by Anne Desmet RA for the Ashmolean Museum to mark the 100th anniversary of the Society of Wood Engravers.