The Money-Bag and the Whip

Eric Gill, 1882 - 1940



The Money-Bag and the Whip

Eric Gill 1882 - 1940

Summary

A male figure stands to the left, wearing a suit and top hat. He has cloven hoofs and a tail. He holds a whip in his right hand and a money bag (with the signs for pounds, shillings and pence written on it) in his left hand. A man in the foreground is lunging at the money bag, looking upward and with his hands raised toward it.


Object Name

The Money-Bag and the Whip

Creators Name

Eric Gill

Date Created

1915

Dimensions

print: 10cm x 8.2cm
support: 17.2cm x 13cm

accession number

1928.199

Place of creation

Hammersmith

Support

paper

Medium

ink (black)

Credit

Gift of Mrs and Miss Rutherston, 1928

Legal

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