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John Taylor Arms (American, 1887-1953) Lot of Two New York Views: New York From Staten Island Ferry

Auction:
2232
Lot:
6
Sold for:
$1,645$1,400

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

Description:

John Taylor Arms (American, 1887-1953)

Lot of Two New York Views: New York From Staten Island Ferry, 1917, total edition of 26 plus proofs, drypoint (Fletcher, 14); and Evening, East River, New York, 1919, sixth (published) state of 50, etching and aquatint in blue and black (Fletcher, 26). Both signed and dated "John Taylor Arms..." in pencil l.r. and annotated l.l. Plate sizes to 3 3/8 x 5 1/4 in. (8.6 x 13.3 cm), framed.
Condition: Foxing to former, not examined out of frames.

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

Keywords

John Taylor Arms, Connecticut, Fairfield, Ernest Hillman , Jr., Drypoint, Printmaking