Artist Martin Lewis, American, 1881-1962
  • Road to Ajiro
Date 1926 or 1927
Medium drypoint and sandpaper ground printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 12 × 8 inches (30.5 × 20.3 cm)
Sheet: 17 3/8 × 12 1/4 inches (44.1 × 31.1 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 1999.1543
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower left: MARTIN | LEWIS | ATAMI
Signed, in pencil, lower right: Martin Lewis- imp-
Marks Stamp, in black, verso, lower left: COLLECTION PATRICIA LEWIS
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil in different hands, lower left corner: The road to Ajiro - 20.00 [partly erased]
Inscribed, lower right corner: oxx | 2 [circled]
Inscribed, verso, lower left: M.46 | E14048 | E8712 [crossed out] | o s | [erasures]
Inscribed, verso, lower center: ML - 63
1999-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)