Artist Martin Lewis, American, 1881-1962
  • Boss of the Block
Date ca. 1939
Medium etching and aquatint printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 11 1/2 × 7 1/2 inches (29.2 × 19.1 cm)
Sheet: 14 3/4 × 10 7/16 inches (37.5 × 26.5 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 1999.1660
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower right: M.L.
Signed, in pencil, lower right: Martin Lewis - imp.
Marks Watermark, lower right: BFK
Stamp, twice, in black, verso, lower left: Lucile Deming Lewis Collection
1999-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)