RELICS. [SPEAKEASY CORNER.]

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Martin Lewis

Artist's Biography

Relics. [Speakeasy Corner.]

Drypoint, 1928.
Image size 11 7/8 x 9 7/8" (30.2 x 25.1 cm).
Very good condition.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 1576
Price: $70,000.00
Publisher :
The edition of 100 was sold out between November 16, 1928 and March 8, 1929 at $28 each. One artist's proof was sold in April, 1929 for $100. There were 11 artist's proofs printed. The original title for the print was "Speakeasy Corner." However, Kennedy Galleries, Lewis' dealer at the time, changed the title to "Relics." The location is Charles Street and West Fourth Street in Greenwich Village which was near Lewis' house at the time on Bedford Street.Signed in pencil. 20th Century Subjects , New York City

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