Le Penseur de Notre Dame

Le Penseur de Notre Dame
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$3450.00
Etching with stipple work C. 1923. First state, edition of 150. "I" in pencil in the lower left, pencil signed and dated in the lower right. Catalog: Fletcher 136. Plate measures 12 5/8 x 10 1/4 inches on 18 1/4 x 12 1/2 inch paper. This is his most famous print, a fine example of his superb draughtsmanship. An incredibly detailed, atmospheric print, this is a very rare impression printed on Head watermarked blue laid paper. Arms loved to experiment with differing papers to make his images more expressive. John Taylor Arms was one of the foremost American printmakers of the 20th century, known for his exquisite compositions and exacting details. This is Arms at his very best! Framed.