13th September 2019
Eric Gill A.R.A. - a Hopton Wood stone holy water stoup, carved in the Ditchling workshop, the well and arched niche painted in red and blue, incised with a cross and indistinctly inscribed with 'LAV? DEO' (perhaps Laus Deo 'Praise be to God'), height 17.5cm, width 15.4cm, depth 11cm (faults). Provenance: removed from Woodbarton, Ditchling, East Sussex, the house designed by Eric Gill for his associate Desmond Chute.
There is no condition report for this lot.