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Martin LEWIS

Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia 1881 – New York, United States of America 1962

  • USA from 1900

Wet Saturday (1929) Materials & Technique: prints, Intaglio Drypoint Support: Light-weight off-white smooth laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: Watermark c.l. [Harlequin head watermark)
Edition: Edition of 72; 1 trial proof

Primary Insc: signed on plate and printed in image l.l. 'Martin Lewis' signed in pencil below plate-mark l.r. 'Martin Lewis- imp'
Secondary Insc: Printed text inscribed as part of image c.r " LETTERS".
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed l.l.c, in pencil 'Wet Saturday'; l.r.c., in pencil '28'; bot.c., in pencil # 06178- Mylae Mount 17 x 17 1/4" verso: pencil l.l.c l 14101; l.r. verso
Dimensions: plate-mark 25.2 h x 26.2 w cm sheet 34.2 h x 40.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: McCarron(1973),81
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.1761