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Eric Gill

ARA RDI
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Born
Arthur Eric Rowton Gill

(1882-02-22)22 February 1882
Brighton, Sussex, England
Died 17 November 1940(1940-11-17) (aged 58)
Middlesex, England
Education
  • Chichester Technical and Art School
  • Westminster Technical Institute
  • Central School of Arts and Crafts
Known for Sculpture, typography
Movement Arts and Crafts movement

Arthur Eric Rowton Gill ARA RDI ( 22 February 1882 – 17 November 1940) was an English sculptor, typeface designer, and printmaker, who was associated with the Arts and Crafts movement.

Gill was named a Royal Designer for Industry. He was also an Associate of the Royal Academy of Arts.

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