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John Taylor Arms (American, 1887-1953) Lot of Two Gargoyle Images: Plumed Serpent, Chichen Itza

Auction:
2269
Lot:
5
Sold for:
$353$300

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2269
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 04, 2005 4:00PM

Description:

John Taylor Arms (American, 1887-1953)

Lot of Two Gargoyle Images: Plumed Serpent, Chichen Itza, 1940, second state of two, edition of 365 (Fletcher, 344); Une Chimere, 1948, second state of two, edition of 201 (Fletcher, 408). Both signed and dated "John Taylor Arms 194..." in pencil l.r. and inscribed "II" in pencil l.l. Etchings on paper, plate sizes approximately 2 3/4 x 2 1/4 in. (7.0 x 5.7 cm), framed.
Condition: Margins 3/8 inches or more, not examined out of frames.
Estimate $600-800

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John Taylor Arms, Archaeoastronomy

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