Study for Tree, Manhattan, ca. 1930

  • Martin Lewis, American, 1881-1962

Black and white conté crayon on brown wove paper

  • Framed: Sheet: 13 × 10 inches (33 × 25.4 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

1999.1725

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Cityscape
  • Drawing
  • Study (visual work)
  • Tree
  • New york city

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

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

Circular stamp, in black ink, verso: Lucile Deming Lewis Collection

Inscribed, in pencil, above the LDL stamp, verso: LDL - 778 Inscribed, verso: [many numeric notations, inventory numbers]

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 Tree, Manhattan, ca. 1930, black and white conté crayon on brown 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, 1999.1725.