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John Taylor Arms (American, 1887-1953) In Memorium

Auction:
3203B
Lot:
22
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3203B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 25, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

John Taylor Arms (American, 1887-1953)

In Memorium, alternatively titled The North Portal of Chartres Cathedral, 1939, second state of two, edition of 312 (Fletcher, 317). Signed and dated "John Taylor Arms 1939" in pencil l.r., numbered and dedicated "II To Kate Rennell with affection - Dorothy and John Taylor Arms" in pencil l.l., identified on a fragmentary label from the artist's studio affixed to the backing. Etching on paper, plate size 14 5/8 x 12 in. (37.0 x 30.4 cm), framed.
Condition: Not examined out of frame.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

John Taylor, Kate Rennell, Taylor Arms, Dorothy Arms, Artificial objects, Chartres, Chartres Cathedral, Chemin Neuf Community, John Taylor Arms, Media technology, Pencil, Visual arts

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