Artist Martin Lewis, American, 1881-1962
  • Subway Steps
Date 1930
Medium drypoint printed in brown-black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 13 5/8 × 8 1/4 inches (34.6 × 21 cm)
Sheet: 16 1/2 × 11 inches (41.9 × 27.9 cm)
Credit Line 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
Accession Number 1999.1650
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower left: MARTIN LEWIS
Signed, in pencil, lower right: Martin Lewis -imp-
Inscriptions Inscribed, In pencil, lower left: trial proof - No III before cutting plate -
Inscribed, lower left corner: proof on Whatman, Frankfort [sic] black + liitle brn't sienna
Inscribed, verso, lower left: E14080
Inscribed, verso: Subway Steps
1999-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)