DAC Collection Object Information
The Quiet Street,
Alternative title(s): The Quiet Street Lisieux
Etching and aquatint printed in black, brown, red, and blue inks on Japanese vellum paper
Twelfth or fourteenth of fourteen states
Print impression quality: Excellent
Dimensions (Plate): 215 x 171 mm (8.5 x 6.7 in.)
Dimensions (Sheet): 371 x 320 mm (14.6 x 12.6 in.)
Signed in pencil, lower right: “John Taylor Arms—1919”; inscribed in pencil above signature: “A Quiet Street—12/18”; inscribed, lower left: an erased inscription
Edition: 50; printed by Frederick Reynolds; according to original DAC catalog card, “First published aquatint; awarded the Nathan I. Bijur Prize at the Fourth Annual Exhibition of the Brooklyn Society of Etchers, 1919”
Accession number: 1939.5.98
Gift of the artist (hon. M.A. Wesleyan 1939), 1939
Provenance / Collectors' marks: J.T. Arms
Bibliography: Fletcher 19 twelfth or fourteenth of fourteen states; Karen F. Beall, American Prints in the Library of Congress (1970) 277; Arms 17.
Work Type: print
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