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Inscription

lower left in graphite: V; lower right in graphite: John Taylor Arms 1939; lower left edge in graphite by unknown hand: "Aspiration" (Church of the Madeleine at Verneuil-sur-Avre)

Marks and Labels

stamped lower center verso in black ink: F.B.B. [circled]

Provenance

Frank B. Bristow, Falls Church, VA; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1968; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery of Art

Bibliography
1982
Fletcher, William Dolan. John Taylor Arms, A Man for All Time: The Artist and His Work. New Haven, CT: The Sign of the Arrow, 1982, p. 209, no. 329, v/v.