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John Taylor Arms
Église Saint Michel, Pont L'Évêque.

1927

US$350

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1927. Etching. Fletcher 198. 9 1/4 x 4 4/8 (sheet 10 3/4 x 7 7/18). Edition 117. French Church Series #17. Illustrated: Dorothy Noyes Arms, Churches of France, p. 40; Beall, American Prints in the Library of Congress, p. 127. A fine impression printed by Frederick Reynolds on antique blue-green laid paper. Signed and dated in pencil. Housed in a 20 x 16-inch archival mat suitable for framing. John Taylor Arms (1887–1953) is one of the foremost American printmakers of the first half of the 20th century. Trained as an architect, he spent the majority of his 50-year career documenting Europe’s great Gothic churches. Arms believed that art could be a tool for the spiritual and moral improvement of mankind and that Gothic cathedrals represented “the most significant expression of man’s aspirations.” He viewed printmaking as a vehicle for disseminating images of subjects that would uplift and inspire contemporary society.

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