Artist Martin Lewis, American, 1881-1962
  • The Equalibrists
Date 1939
Medium drypoint and aquatint printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 9 7/8 × 10 7/8 inches (25.1 × 27.6 cm)
Sheet: 13 7/8 × 19 1/4 inches (35.2 × 48.9 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 1999.1661
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower left: MARTIN LEWIS
Signed, in pencil, lower right: Martin Lewis-
Marks Stamp, in black, verso, lower left: Lucile Deming Lewis Collection
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, lower left corner: "Equilibrists" Yorkville - | No.2 - trial proof | after cutting down plate-
Inscribed, verso, lower left: LDL-66
1999-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)