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In Memoriam (The North Portal of Chartres Cathedral)
  • John Taylor Arms
    1887–1953
    born: Washington, DC, United States ; died: Fairfield, Connecticut, United States ; active: United States
  • In Memoriam (The North Portal of Chartres Cathedral), 1939
  • # 40 from the French Churches
  • Where object was made: United States
  • etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 373 x 306 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 5/8 x 12 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Gift of the Max Kade Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 1977.0044
Description
Catalogue raisonné

Print focusing on the triple portal of Chartres Cathedral. The steps in the foreground lead the viewer towards the entrance. A stained glass window with a small rosary is the focus of a part of the cathedral in the background.