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On the River, 1915

  • Martin Lewis, American, 1881-1962
  • Martin Lewis, American, 1881-1962

Etching printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Plate: 14 7/8 × 11 7/8 inches (37.8 × 30.2 cm) Sheet: 18 1/8 × 15 1/8 inches (46 × 38.4 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

1999.1634

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Etching (printing process)
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Ships
  • Seascape

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

Watermark: [Christ's head] | 1399 [human hand]

Inscribed, in pencil, lower left: On the River Inscribed, upper right: 2 Inscribed, verso, lower left: E14032 | E8973 [crossed out] | ES Inscribed, verso, lower center: ML-50

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

© Ruth Lewis, granddaughter of the artist Martin Lewis Ruth Lewis 4520 NW 15th Pl., Gainesville, Fl. 32605 Or contact - Robert K. Newman The Old Print Shop, Inc., 150 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10016 Phone: 212-683-3950 Fax: 212-779-8040 Web: www.oldprintshop.com or email: rnewman@oldprintshop.net

Martin Lewis, On the River, 1915, etching printed in black ink on laid 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, 1999.1634.