Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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Shadows of Venice,

Number 16 from Italian Series (also in Christmas Card Series)

Etching and aquatint on wove paper

Second of two states

Print impression quality: Excellent

Dimensions (Plate): 262 x 308 mm (10.3 x 12.1 in.)

Dimensions (Sheet): 295 x 466 mm (11.6 x 18.3 in.)

Signed in pencil, lower right: “John Taylor Arms—1930”; signed in plate, lower right: “J.T. Arms/Venezia/1929”; inscribed in pencil, lower left: “Edition 100”; inscribed in pencil, lower center: title

Watermark: F.G. Head & Co.

Edition: Edition of 140, according to Fletcher; printed by Henry E. Carling. Number 16 from the Italian Series, number 14 from the Christmas Card Series.

Accession number: 1939.5.117

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

Provenance / Collectors' marks: J.T. Arms

Bibliography: Fletcher 229 ii/ii; Karen F. Beall, American Prints in the Library of Congress (1970) 317; Arms 231.

Work Type: print

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