The Gargoyle and his Quarry, Notre Dame (Gargoyle Series #1)

John Taylor Arms, American, 1887 - 1953



Etching on wove paper


Plate: 7 1/16 × 5 5/16 in. (18 × 13.5 cm)

Sheet: 9 5/8 × 7 5/16 in. (24.5 × 18.5 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 left: 92; numbered and titled, in graphite, lower left margin: 3/75 The Gargoyle and his Quarry, Notre Dame; signed and dated, in graphite lower right margin: John Taylor -1920; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, upper left: 555/72; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, lower left: etching

Exhibition History

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


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 90; NYPL 92

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