Pencil drawing, c.1930.
Paper size 10 15/16 x 8 7/16" (277 x 214 mm).
Good condition, staining on right edge, chip in lower right corner, tear out on drawing board posts in top, very usual for his study drawings. LOCATION: New York City
Inventory Number: 85398
Stamped on verso "Collection-Lucille Deming Lewis" and numbered LDL-662. At the time of the artist's death in 1962 every item was inventoried and stamped with a circular Lucile Deming Lewis stamp, his wife, or a rectangular Martin Lewis stamp, his son and given a number. The Old Print Shop, Inc. has represented the estate of Martin Lewis for many years and guarantee this drawing is by the artist and from his estate.Inscribed with artist's name and initialed "P.L." lower right. P.L. is Patricia Lewis, the artist's daughter-in-law and executor of the estate for many years. 20th Century Subjects, Drawings And Watercolors, Nudes & Figures