Shadows on the Ramp, 1927

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

Drypoint and sandpaper ground printed in black ink on wove paper

  • Plate: 9 × 10 1/2 inches (22.9 × 26.7 cm) Sheet: 12 7/16 × 14 inches (31.6 × 35.6 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

1999.1534

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Drypoint
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Figures (representations)
  • Genre
  • Cityscape
  • Drypoint
  • United states

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

Watermark, lower right: (HANDMADE) | (partial crest) | SWEDEN Stamp, in black, verso, lower left: COLLECTION | PATRICIA LEWIS

Inscribed, in pencil, lower left corner: ML Shadow- on the Ramp Inscribed, upper right corner: M.59 Inscribed, verso, lower left: [illegible]061 | [illegible]05 [crossed-out] | [illegible] Inscribed, lower center: ML-67 I-1357

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

© Ruth Lewis, granddaughter of the artist Martin Lewis

Martin Lewis, Shadows on the Ramp, 1927, drypoint and sandpaper ground 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, 1999.1534.