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The Equilibrists, 1939

  • Martin Lewis, American, 1881-1962

Drypoint and aquatint printed in black ink on wove paper

  • Plate: 8 1/8 × 4 3/8 inches (20.6 × 11.1 cm) Sheet: 10 5/8 × 7 5/16 inches (27 × 18.6 cm)

Gift of Mr. Robert M. Katzman and Mrs. Lisa Katzman in honor of Sidney and Betty Katzman and their children, Ellen and Laura, from the collection assembled by Patricia Lewis

1999.1567

Signed, in plate, lower right: M.L. Signed, in pencil, lower right: Martin Lewis | P.L. [Martin Lewis's name signed by Patricia Lewis]

Stamp, in black, verso, lower left: Lucile Deming Lewis Collection

1999-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

© Ruth Lewis, granddaughter of the artist Martin Lewis

Martin Lewis, The Equilibrists, 1939, drypoint and aquatint printed in black ink on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mr. Robert M. Katzman and Mrs. Lisa Katzman in honor of Sidney and Betty Katzman and their children, Ellen and Laura, from the collection assembled by Patricia Lewis, 1999.1567.