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Graphite pencil on tan laid paper
Founders Society Purchase, Lee and Tina Hills Graphic Arts Fund, Graphic Arts and Photography General Fund
Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Circular stamp, in black, verso, lower left: Lucile Deming Lewis Collection
Inscribed, in pencil below LDL stamp: LDL-644
1996-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
© Ruth Lewis, granddaughter of the artist Martin Lewis
Martin Lewis, Study for "Subway Steps", ca. 1930, graphite pencil on tan laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Lee and Tina Hills Graphic Arts Fund, Graphic Arts and Photography General Fund, 1996.50.
Hans Sebald Beham
Gordon W. Lloyd