Photo Credit: photo: M. Cook
Bookmark (persistent url): https://dac-collection.wesleyan.edu/objects-1/info/1975
Gothic Capitals (Chapiteau Gothique)
154 x 91 mm (6.1 x 3.6 in.)
John Taylor Arms,
Medium and Support:
Etching printed in brown ink on laid paper
First of two states
Print impression quality:
from Christmas Card Series (also in Miniature Series)
From edition of 270, printed by Frederick Reynolds. Number 11 from the Christmas Card Series, number 14 from the Miniature Series.
Signed in pencil, lower right: “John Taylor Arms—1916”; signed in pencil, lower left: “J.T. Arms 1926”; inscribed in plate, lower center: title and “Dorothy et John Taylor Arms A.D. MCMXXVI”; inscribed in pencil, lower left: title
Provenance / Collectors' Marks:
Fletcher 185 i/ii; Karen F. Beall, American Prints in the Library of Congress (1970) 53; Arms 187.
Gift of the artist (hon. MA Wesleyan 1939), 1939