School of Art

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School of Art
Aberystwyth University
Buarth Mawr
SY23 1NG

Tel: +44 (0)1970 622460

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Display artist/maker:

John Taylor Arms

Born: 1887, USA, Washington D.C.   Died: 1953, Connecticut

Printmaker and illustrator. Husband of the travel author Dorothy Noyes Arms. He studied architecture at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston. During the First World War he served in the American Navy whereafter he travelled extensively in Europe, particularly France and England where he studied gothic cathedrals. He produced highly detailed etchings of medieval architecture and illustrated his wife's publications on churches and towns in Italy and France. In 1934 he published his 'Handbook of Print Making and Print Makers'

Objects in the collections associated with this artist/maker

Valley of the Savery, Wyoming PR505 Prints