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Venetian Filigree

Arms, John Taylor (1887-1953, American)

Etching on beige wove paper

John Taylor Arms, Venetian Filigree

John Taylor Arms
Venetian Filigree



Date: 1931
Medium: Etching on beige wove paper
Dimensions: 273 x 282 mm. 10 3/4 x 11 in.  
References: Arms 237; Fletcher 235, second state of two
Edition: Numbered in pencil lower left, “Ed. 100”; Fletcher records an edition of 145 in the second state and four trial proofs
Signature: Signed and dated in pencil lower right, “John Taylor Arms – 1931”
Provenance: Childs Gallery, Boston; 1972 to David Tunick, New York; to Private collection, U.S.A.
Impression: Very fine
Condition: Excellent, very wide margins, the bottom margin folded back at some point presumably to accommodate a frame, otherwise unblemished apart from a small spot in the right margin well outside the image