From the River Front, 1916

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

Etching and aquatint printed in black ink on wove paper

  • Framed: Plate: 14 7/8 × 11 7/8 inches (37.8 × 30.2 cm) Sheet: 18 7/8 × 15 inches (47.9 × 38.1 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

1999.1638

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Aquatint
  • Aquatint
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Figures (representations)
  • Cityscape

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

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

Watermark, lower left corner: HANDMADE | [crest] | SWEDEN

Inscribed, in pencil, verso, lower left: (E)4005 | E8972 [crossed-out]

Provenance

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

Rights Status

© 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, From the River Front, 1916, etching 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, 1999.1638.