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John Taylor Arms (American, 1887-1953) La Chiesa, Borgio

Auction:
2547B
Lot:
7
Sold for:
$119$100

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2547B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 20, 2011 12:00PM

Description:

John Taylor Arms (American, 1887-1953)

La Chiesa, Borgio, 1926, edition of 106 plus proofs (Fletcher, 178). Signed and dated "John Taylor Arms-1926" in pencil l.r., signed and dated within the plate. Etching on paper, plate size 6 1/8 x 4 3/8 in. (15.5 x 11.3 cm), framed.
Condition: Foxing, pale mat burn, not examined out of frame.
Estimate $250-300

Out of the frame the sheet measures 9 1/4 x 7 1/4 in. It is a laid paper with all but the right edge deckled. There is mat burn plus minor soiling and foxing to the margins, and a stain along the upper edge.

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John Taylor Arms, Book collecting

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