Photo Credit: photo: M. Cook
Bookmark (persistent url): https://dac-collection.wesleyan.edu/objects-1/info/2013
205 x 128 mm (8.1 x 5 in.)
John Taylor Arms,
Medium and Support:
Etching on laid paper
Third of three states
Print impression quality:
from Italian Series
Trial proof; 29; printed by Charles White (wt); plate etched as Frontispiece for the Limited Edition of "Hill Towns and Cities of Northern Italy" by Dorothy Noyes Arms
Signed in pencil, lower right: “John Taylor Arms—1931”; inscribed in pencil, lower left: “Trial proof iii/iii”; inscribed, lower center: title; inscribed, lower right: “wt”; inscribed on verso, lower right: “B”
Provenance / Collectors' Marks:
John Taylor Arms (stamped; inscribed letter “B” denotes collection, per Fletcher, p. 12).
Fletcher 237 trial proof iii/iii; Karen F. Beall, American Prints in the Library of Congress (1970) 20; Arms 239.
Gift of the artist (hon. MA Wesleyan 1939), 1939