Lower New York from the Brooklyn Shore, between 1916 and 1918

  • Martin Lewis, American, 1881-1962

Etching and sandpaper ground printed in green black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Plate: 7 × 9 inches (17.8 × 22.9 cm) Sheet: 15 3/16 × 17 1/2 inches (38.6 × 44.5 cm)

Gift of Patricia Lewis

1998.57

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Men
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Buildings
  • Cityscape
  • Etching
  • New york city

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, in plate, lower right: MARTIN | LEWIS Signed, in pencil, lower left: Martin Lewis -

Inscribed, in pencil by Lewis, lower right corner of sheet: Lower - N.Y. from Brooklyn shore -

Provenance

Patricia Lewis; 1998-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

© Ruth Lewis, granddaughter of the artist Martin Lewis

Martin Lewis, Lower New York from the Brooklyn Shore, between 1916 and 1918, etching and sandpaper ground printed in green black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Patricia Lewis, 1998.57.