Basilica of the Madeleine, Vézelay (French Church Series #28

John Taylor Arms, American, 1887 - 1953



Etching on laid paper

Plate: 12 13/16 × 7 3/8 in. (32.5 × 18.8 cm)

Sheet: 13 15/16 × 9 1/4 in. (35.4 × 23.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mrs. Hersey Egginton in memory of her son, Everett Egginton, Class of 1921



North America, United States


20th century

Object Name




Not on view


Signed and dated, in plate, lower left: J. T. Arms / 1929; inscribed, in graphite, lower left margin: Third State.; signed, in graphite, lower right margin: John Taylor Arms - 1929; inscribed, in graphite, lower center: 220IAE; signed, in graphite, lower right: John Taylor Arms [effaced]

Exhibition History

Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 11-28, 1974.


Collected by Hersey Egginton (1875-1951); bequeathed to his wife, Mary E. (Benner) Egginton (1875-1962), Garden City, New York; given to present collection, in 1954, in memory of her son, Everett De Witt Egginton (1900-1925), Class of 1921.

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

Noticed a mistake? Have some extra information about this object? Contact Us