John Taylor Arms
Spanish Profile, Palencia or La Puerta del Obispo or The Doorway of the Bishop, Palencia Cathedral, South Portal, 1950
Arms 429; Fletcher 418 iii/III. Edition of 308. Spanish Church Series #15. Signed and dated in pencil lower right: "John Taylor Arms 1950"; titled in pencil lower left: "'A Spanish Profile' / ('Puerto del Obispo,' Palencia Cathedral)"; inscribed in pencil lower right: "To my dear friends Franklin and Euphemia Ream / this impression is dedicated with affection / John Taylor Arms 1952". Collector's stamp lower right recto: John Taylor Arms. A fine impression in fine condition with full margins. Recipient of Mrs. Henry F. Noyes Memorial Prize (Best Intaglio) 35th Annual Exhibition, Society of American Etchers, National Academy of Design, New York, 1951; 2nd Prize, 19th Annual Exhibition, The Oakland [California] Art Gallery, 1951; Sylvia Hyde Douglas Memorial Purchase Prize, 4th Biennial, The Albany [New York] Print Club, 1951; 1st Prize for Drawings (Prints), Ludwig Baumann: Modern World Exhibit, Artists' Equity Association, New York, 1953.