Photo Credit: photo: M. Cook
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The Road to the Pasture1920
216 x 121 mm (8.5 x 4.8 in.)
John Taylor Arms, American, (1887–1953)
Alternative title: Road to The Pasture [and] Somewhere in Maine [and] Le Chemin Du Paturage
Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching on laid paper
Print impression quality: Good
Edition: Trial proof; edition of 6; printed by Frederick Reynolds
Marks: Signed in pencil, lower right: “John Taylor Arms”; inscribed in pencil, lower left: “Trial proof”; inscribed in pencil, lower left: title
Marks: Watermark: F G HEAD & Co. [HAND]MADE
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: J.T. Arms
Bibliography: Fletcher 58 trial proof; Karen F. Beall, American Prints in the Library of Congress (1970) 284; Arms 60.
Credit Line: Gift of the artist (hon. MA Wesleyan 1939), 1939
Accession Number: 1939.5.101
Keywords Click a term to view the records with the same keywordThis object has the following keywords:
- landscapes (representations) - Use for creative works that depict outdoor scenes where the picture is dominated by the configuration, visual and aesthetic, of the land, bodies of water, and natural elements. When the ocean or other large body of water dominates the picture, use "seascapes." For images that are more documentary than creative, prefer "views" or "topographical views." For actual areas of land having certain notable characteristics, use "landscapes (environments)." [January 1993 scope note added; related term added. April 1991 descriptor moved; lead-in term added; descriptor changed, was "landscapes"; alternate term changed, was 'landscape'.]
- Maine - TGN 7007515
- New England - TGN 7014203 (general region): Refers to several states settled by English colonists, including Connecticut, Maine, Massaschusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont. The coastline has many harbors. It is on a broad continental shelf, with forested hills inland. It was inhabited by the 9th mill. BCE; the Algonquians were here when the Europeans settled in early 17th century.
- Northeastern United States - TGN 4011496 (general region): The term typically refers to New England and the northern Atlantic seaboard, including Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey.
- plate Dimensions: 216 x 121 mm (8.5 x 4.8 in.)
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