'St Kevin' by Robert Gibbings reproduced from Beasts and Saints

Creator

Date

1942

Identifier

Special Collections BR1710 BB88. Reproduced by permission of the Robert Gibbings Estate and the Heather Chalcroft Literary Agency

Type

Publisher

London: Constable and Company

Abstract

This engraving accompanies the story – ‘St Kevin and the Boar’ – in Helen Waddell’s Beasts and Saints. Gibbings produced thirty-one engravings for the volume with stories translated from the Latin by Waddell. Over 30,000 copies were produced.

Files

Saints and Birds 55cm.jpg

Citation

___, “'St Kevin' by Robert Gibbings reproduced from Beasts and Saints,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed December 1, 2022, https://otago.ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/9371.