Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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The Gates of the City,

Alternative title(s): Brooklyn Bridge, Gates of New York

Etching and aquatint printed in brown ink on laid paper

Second of two states

Print impression quality: Very good

Dimensions (Plate): 226 x 213 mm (8.9 x 8.4 in.)

Dimensions (Sheet): 321 x 295 mm (12.6 x 11.6 in.)

Signed in pencil, lower right: “John Taylor Arms—1922”; inscribed in pencil, lower left: title

Watermark: F.G. Head & Co.

Edition: 25; printed by Frederick Reynolds

Accession number: 1939.5.52

Gift of the artist (hon. M.A. Wesleyan 1939), 1939

Provenance / Collectors' marks: J.T. Arms

Bibliography: Fletcher 126 ii/ii; Karen F. Beall, American Prints in the Library of Congress (1970) 132; Arms 128.

Work Type: print

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