Notice

The museum is closed at 5pm, but the outside grounds will be filled with lots of outdoor Noel Night activities until 9pm. 

Study for "Subway Steps", ca. 1930

  • Martin Lewis, American, 1881-1962

Graphite pencil on tan laid paper

  • Sheet: 12 × 9 inches (30.5 × 22.9 cm)

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

1996.50

Department

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.