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John Taylor Arms (American, 1887-1953) Cobwebs

Auction:
2232
Lot:
7
Sold for:
$4,406$3,750

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

Description:

John Taylor Arms (American, 1887-1953)

Cobwebs alternatively titled Brooklyn Bridge, 1921, edition of 75 plus proofs (Fletcher, 95). Signed "John Taylor Arms" in pencil l.r., annotated along lower margin. Etching on laid paper, plate size 9 5/8 x 7 1/2 in. (24.4 x 19.0 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Margins 1 1/2 inches or more with deckled edges to two sides, handling marks and creases, masking and brown paper tape to some edges and corners on the reverse.

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

Keywords

John Taylor Arms, Brooklyn Bridge, Ernest Hillman , Jr., Connecticut, Fairfield