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John Taylor Arms (American, 1887-1953) The Enchanted Doorway, Venice

Auction:
2232
Lot:
14
Sold for:
$1,116$950

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

Description:

John Taylor Arms (American, 1887-1953)

The Enchanted Doorway, Venice, also called La Porta Della Carta, Venezia, 1929, trial proof VI (Fletcher, 227). Signed and dated "John Taylor Arms - 1930" in pencil l.r., signed and dated in the plate, annotated "Trial proof VI" in pencil l.l. Etching on paper, plate size 12 3/8 x 6 1/2 in. (31.4 x 16.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Mat burn, several fox marks, not examined out of frame.

Provenance: The estate of Ernest Hillman, Jr., Fairfield, Connecticut.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Keywords

John Taylor Arms, Della Carta, Ernest Hillman , Jr., Connecticut, Fairfield, Stationery