03-05-2004 03-05-2004
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2232 Boston
March 5, 2004 04:00 PMCalender
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John Taylor Arms (American, 1887-1953) Lot of Four Prints From the French Church Series:

$4,700$4,000
Auction: Sale #2232 - 2232 Location: Boston Date / Time: March 05, 2004 4:00PM

Description:

John Taylor Arms (American, 1887-1953)

Lot of Four Prints From the French Church Series: Rocamadour, 1927, from the second state, the 1927 edition of 50 from private collection "E" (Fletcher, 186); Gothic Glory, Sens Cathedral, 1929, from the 1929 edition, second state, of 100 from the artist's personal collection (Fletcher, 218); Notre Dame de Laon 1929, impression from the third state, the 1937-1938 edition of 35 (Fletcher, 219); In Memoriam, the North Portal of Chartres Cathedral, 1939, second state, edition of 312 (Fletcher, 317). Each signed and dated "John Taylor Arms..." in pencil or ink l.r. Etchings on paper, plate sizes to 14 1/2 x 12 in. (36.8 x 30.5 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Toning.

Provenance: The estate of Ernest Hillman, Jr., Fairfield, Connecticut.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Keywords

John Taylor Arms, Sens Cathedral, Chartres Cathedral, Memoriam, Connecticut, Ernest Hillman , Jr., Fairfield