DAC Collection Object Information
Etching on laid paper
Print impression quality: Excellent
Dimensions (Plate): 100 x 150 mm (3.9 x 5.9 in.)
Dimensions (Sheet): 190 x 231 mm (7.5 x 9.1 in.)
Signed in pencil beneath plate: “John Taylor Arms 1944”; inscribed in plate, lower right: “Looking"/A'44/ Wesleyan Demonstration.”; inscribed in pencil above signature: “Impression from Demonstration Plate drawn, etched, and printed in 3 hours at Wesleyan University, Middletown, Conn., May 16, 1944. To "Von" and "Fran" - souvenir from John and Dorothy.”
Watermark: No watermark
Edition: Demonstration proof; 33
Accession number: 1976.26.4
Gift of Gustave von Groschwitz (Wesleyan University Print Collection Curator, 1938–1945), 1976
Bibliography: Fletcher 380; Arms (New York Public Library) 391.
Work Type: print
Related Works: The DAC also has a demonstration plate and a second proof of this subject.