U.S.S. Haddo, Portrait of a Submarine, number 4, from The U.S Navy Combat Series

John Taylor Arms, American, 1887 - 1953



Etching on laid paper

Plate: 9 3/4 × 18 1/8 in. (24.8 × 46 cm)

Sheet: 12 5/16 × 20 9/16 in. (31.3 × 52.2 cm)

Impression: 18 × 9 1/2 in. (45.7 × 24.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Edwin Henry Parkhurst, Jr., in memory of his son, Edwin Henry Parkhurst III, Class of 1957



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed and dated, in graphite, lower right margin: John Taylor Arms 1947; inscribed, in graphite, lower left margin: III; inscribed, in graphite, lower right: Impression dedicated to Margaret Williams/John Taylor Arms - 1952; stamped, lower center: COLLECTION/JOHN TAYLOR ARMS


The artist; given to Margaret Williams, 1952; given to her son, Edwin Henry Parkhurst, Jr, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; given to present collection, 1970.

Catalogue Raisonne

Fletcher 405; NYPL 416

This record is part of an active database that includes information from historic documentation that may not have been recently reviewed. Information may be inaccurate or incomplete. We also acknowledge some language and imagery may be offensive, violent, or discriminatory. These records reflect the institution’s history or the views of artists or scholars, past and present. Our collections research is ongoing.

We welcome questions, feedback, and suggestions for improvement. Please contact us at: Hood.Collections@dartmouth.edu