Torso of a Woman

Torso of a Woman

Torso of a Woman
Eric Gill (1882-1940)
Britain
1927
Pencil on wove paper
Width 24.6 cm x height 30 cm
Museum no. Circ. 49-1928

This is an outstanding example of the power of a few simple lines to describe three-dimensional form. Note especially the use of crosses to indicate the volume.