Study for "Dock Workers under the Brooklyn Bridge", between 1916 and 1918

  • Martin Lewis, American, 1881-1962

Graphite pencil on thin cream wove paper

  • Sheet: 10 × 7 7/16 inches (25.4 × 18.9 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Lee and Tina Hills Graphic Arts Fund, Graphic Arts and Photography General Fund

1996.37

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Graphite
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Drawing
  • Study (visual work)
  • Figure (representation)

Stamp, verso, circular in black ink, lower left corner: Lucile Deming Lewis Collection Watermark: 642 | [device]

Inscribed, in pencil, vertically, lower left: longer [illegible] Inscribed, in pencil below LDL stamp: LDL-225 #27196

1996-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

© Ruth Lewis, granddaughter of the artist Martin Lewis

Martin Lewis, Study for "Dock Workers under the Brooklyn Bridge", between 1916 and 1918, graphite pencil on thin cream wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Lee and Tina Hills Graphic Arts Fund, Graphic Arts and Photography General Fund, 1996.37.