Chartres, The Magnificient (French Church Series #49)

John Taylor Arms, American, 1887 - 1953



Etching on wove paper


Plate: 3 7/16 × 4 5/16 in. (8.8 × 11 cm)

Sheet: 5 1/8 × 7 9/16 in. (13 × 19.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mrs. Norman Williams, in memory of her grandson, Edwin Henry Parkhurst III, Class of 1957



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in graphite, upper right: 422; inscribed, in graphite, lower left margin: III; signed and dated, in graphite, lower right margin: John Taylor Arms 1948; titled, in graphite, lower left: Chartres, the Magnificent; inscribed, in graphite, lower right: 5/2; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, upper left: 555/99; reverse, inscribed, lower left: aquatint etching; Watermark, right: Barcelona = Cata [cut off]


Margaret Bright Williams (1888-1984), Woodstock, Vermont, given to present collection, 1958 [in memory of her grandson, Edwin Henry Parkhurst III (1936-1954), Class of 1957].

Catalogue Raisonne

Fletcher 411; NYPL 422

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