Study for Stoops in Snow, ca. 1930

  • Martin Lewis, American, 1881-1962

Pencil on blue-green laid paper

  • Framed: Sheet: 9 × 11 3/4 inches (22.9 × 29.8 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

1999.1713

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Stoops
  • Cityscape
  • Drawing
  • Study (visual work)
  • Graphite

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, in pencil, lower right: Martin Lewis | P.L.

Stamp, verso, circular in black ink, lower left corner: Lucile Deming Lewis Collection [circled]

Inscribed, in pencil, along right edge, vertically: head levels [with two horizontal arrows pointing to the inscription.] Inscribed, upper right: 11 [...] 2 Inscribed, lower left, verso: LDL-351 | E14159 | E16147 [crossed out and underscored] Inscribed, lower right, verso: # 29106 [upside down]

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, Study for Stoops in Snow, ca. 1930, pencil on blue-green 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, 1999.1713.