Current Inventory by John Buckland-Wright

Virgin and the Unicorn

Artist: John Buckland-Wright

John Buckland Wright (1897-1954), The Virgin and the Unicorn (large version),  wood engraving in colors, 1947, the original block and a proof, the proof titled, signed and dated lower margin. Reference: The Engravings of John Buckland Wright, edited and with an introduction by Christopher Buckland Wright, L 142. 6 1/16 x 4 1/16 inches, framed. A fine impression of this great rarity, one of the three artist’s proofs (there was no edition), together with the block. There was an earlier small version (Ld 155), which was rejected. The background on this print is described in Buckland Wright as follows: “Experimental […]

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