The Old Print Shop

Arch of the Conca, Perugia.; also called L'Arc de Conca, Perugia. [Perugia.]

  • ARTIST: John Taylor Arms

  • MEDIUM: Pencil on tissue paper.

    DATE: 1924

  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 10 1/4 x 14 3/4" (262 x 374 mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: Tracing for the 1926 etching, "Arch of the Conca, Perugia."

  • ADDITIONAL INFO: Titled and dated in pencil, lower right, also inscribed "Note- All the texture possible on arch." This drawing came directly from the Estate of John Taylor Arms. Being transfer drawings means these drawings were used to create the copper plate that printed the etching. As any object that is used in this fashion, they often have a variety of condition issues. They are, however, unique works created by the artist.

  • CONDITION: Very good condition.

  • REFERENCE: Fletcher #175.