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Etching printed in black ink on wove paper
Founders Society Purchase, Hal H. Smith Fund
Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Signed in plate, lower right: Marin
In pencil, lower left: John Marin
Watermark: J WHAT(MAN) HAND MADE
Inscribed in pencil, lower left: (1-30)
Dated, lower right: 21
1949-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
© 2005 Estate of John Marin / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
John Marin, Downtown, the El, 1921, etching printed in black ink on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Hal H. Smith Fund, 49.275.
Hans Sebald Beham
Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn