Paramour Fine Arts

Lewis, Martin

(1881-1962)

One of the finest American etchers, originally from Australia, noted for his urban scenes of New York
All artwork is signed by the artist unless otherwise stated in the description.

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"Arch Midnight"

"Arch Midnight"

Drypoint , 1930
8 in. x 11 5/8 in. (203 mm x 295 mm)
Edition of 99
Catalogue Reference: McCarron 84
Unframed

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A fine impression of this dramatic subject with large full margins annotated "Trial Proof No. 3"--- 3/8"remnants of old adhesive at the margin edges all around verso--far from the image-printed by Martin Lewis as notated "imp"

"Bay Windows"

"Bay Windows"

Drypoint and sandpaper ground, 1929
11 3/4 in. x 7 7/8 in. (298 mm x 200 mm)
Edition of 104
Catalogue Reference: McCarron 80
Unframed

Availability: In Stock
Price: $35,000

A fine impression of this exceptional winter New York subject with large margins

"Building a Babylon"

"Building a Babylon"

Drypoint, 1929
13 in. x 7 15/16 in. (330 mm x 202 mm)
Edition of 84
Catalogue Reference: McCarron 85
Framed

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Price: $12,000

A fine impression of this New York image with full margins printed by the artist (signed imp.)--framed

"Butter and Egg Man's Holiday"

"Butter and Egg Man's Holiday"

Drypoint and sandpaper ground, 1926
9 7/8 in. x 6 7/8 in. (251 mm x 175 mm)
Edition of c. 19
Catalogue Reference: McCarron 53
Unframed

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Price: $4800

A fine impression of this amusing Atlantic City subject with large full margins

"Chance Meeting"

"Chance Meeting"

Drypoint, 1940-41
10 1/2 in. x 7 1/2 in. (267 mm x 190 mm)
Edition of 105
Catalogue Reference: McCarron 131
Unframed

Availability: In Stock
Price: $17,500

A fine impression of this sensuous image with full margins published by the SOCIETY OF AMERICAN ETCHERS. On a personal note, this image was my first introduction to the brilliance of Martin Lewis as a print maker. I bought a signed impression in 1980 for $800. (A bargain then and a bigger bargain now. How times have changed.)

"Circus Night"

"Circus Night"

Drypoint and sandground, 1933
11 in. x 14 7/8 in. (279 mm x 378 mm)
Edition of 43
Catalogue Reference: McCarron 103
Unframed

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A brilliant impression of this exceptional image with full margins

"Corner Shadows"

"Corner Shadows"

Drypoint, 1929
8 3/8 in. x 8 15/16 in. (213 mm x 227 mm)
Edition of 232
Unframed

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Price: $13,500

A superb luminous impression with full margins--- published by the PRINT CLUB OF CLEVELAND

"Derricks at Night"

"Derricks at Night"

Drypoint, 1927
7 7/8 in. x 11 7/8 in. (200 mm x 302 mm)
Edition of 104
Catalogue Reference: McCarron 62
Unframed

Availability: In Stock
Price: $11,000

A fine impression in excellent condition with large margins printed by the artist and signed "Martin Lewis imp"

"East Side Night Williamsburg Bridge"

"East Side Night Williamsburg Bridge"

Drypoint, 1928
9 3/4 in. x 11 7/8 in. (248 mm x 302 mm)
Edition of c. 70
Catalogue Reference: McCarron 71
Unframed

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A superb impression of this prize winning New York night scene with large wide margins---winner of the Frank Logan Award at the ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO in 1929

"Grandpa Takes a Walk"

"Grandpa Takes a Walk"

Drypoint and sandground, 1935
8 5/8 in. x 11 1/2 in. (219 mm x 292 mm)
Edition of 135
Catalogue Reference: McCarron 115
Unframed

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A fine impression with large full margins

"Homeward Bound"

"Homeward Bound"

Drypoint, 1926
6 15/16 in. x 11 15/16 in. (176 mm x 303 mm)
Edition of 60
Catalogue Reference: McCarron 52
Unframed

Availability: In Stock
Price: $2200

A fine impression with large margins---some slight mat stain far from the image

"Ice Cream Cones"

"Ice Cream Cones"

Drypoint, 1928
9 3/8 in. x 14 3/4 in. (238 mm x 375 mm)
Edition of 70
Catalogue Reference: McCarron 13
Unframed

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Price: $7000

A fine impression printed by the artist with large full margins

"Mailman, March"

"Mailman, March"

Drypoint and sandpaper ground, 1936
9 1/4 in. x 6 3/4 in. (235 mm x 171 mm)
Edition of 16
Catalogue Reference: McCarron 117
Unframed

Availability: In Stock
Price: $18000

A superb impression annotated " final Trial Proof" (there was only one) of this very rare image with large full margins

"Night in New York"

"Night in New York"

Etching , 1932
8 3/8 in. x 8 7/8 in. (213 mm x 225 mm)
Edition of 135
Catalogue Reference: McCarron 102
Unframed

Availability: In Stock
Price: $12,000

A superb impression of this wonderful New York night scene with full margins---published by the CHICAGO SOCIETY OF ETCHERS with their blindstamp lower left.

"Passing Storm"

"Passing Storm"

Mezzotint, 1919
10 3/8 in. x 13 3/4 in. (264 mm x 349 mm)
Edition of 55
Catalogue Reference: McCarron 38
Unframed

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Price: $18,000

A fine impression of this rare image printed in warm brownish ink with large full margins

"Quarter of Nine, Saturday's Children"

"Quarter of Nine, Saturday's Children"

Drypoint, 1929
9 3/4 in. x 12 3/4 in. (248 mm x 324 mm)
Edition of 107
Unframed

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A brilliant impression of this exceptional composition with good margins printed by the artist (signed "imp.")------illustrated in AMERICAN PRINTS FROM HOPPER TO POLLOCK-A catalogue of the exhibition at the British Museum edited by Stephen Coppel

"Rain on Murray Hill "

"Rain on Murray Hill "

Drypoint, 1928
7 13/16 in. x 11 1/4 in. (198 mm x 286 mm)
Edition of 110
Catalogue Reference: McCarron 75
Unframed

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A superb impression printed in greenish black ink with large margins

"Shadows on the Ramp"

"Shadows on the Ramp"

Drypoint and sand ground, 1927
9 in. x 10 1/2 in. (229 mm x 267 mm)
Edition of 75
Catalogue Reference: McCarron 64
Unframed

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A fine impression in excellent condition with full margins

"Shadows, Garage at Night"

"Shadows, Garage at Night"

Drypoint, 1928
9 3/4 in. x 11 3/4 in. (248 mm x 298 mm)
Edition of 49
Catalogue Reference: McCarron 69
Unframed

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Price: $15,000

A fine luminous impression with large, probably full, margins---Illustrated in FINE PRINTS OF THE YEAR, 1928 and PRINTS, March, 1934

"Showers on the Bay"

"Showers on the Bay"

Drypoint and sand ground, 1925
7 7/8 in. x 11 3/4 in. (200 mm x 298 mm)
Edition of 23
Catalogue Reference: McCarron 46
Unframed

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Price: $4500

A fine impression in excellent condtion with full margins signed "Martin Lewis imp."

"Spring Night, Greenwich Village"

"Spring Night, Greenwich Village"

Drypoint and sand ground, 1930
9 7/8 in. x 12 3/8 in. (251 mm x 314 mm)
Edition of 92
Catalogue Reference: McCarron 85
Framed

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A fine impression in excellent condition with full margins

"Stoops in Snow"

"Stoops in Snow"

Drypoint and sand ground, 1930
10 in. x 15 in. (254 mm x 381 mm)
Edition of 115
Catalogue Reference: McCarron 89ii
Unframed

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Price: P.O.R.

A fine impression of this exceptional snow scene with large full margins---provenance Kennedy Gallery

"The Great Shadow, New York"

"The Great Shadow, New York"

Drypoint, 1925
10 in. x 7 in. (254 mm x 178 mm)
Edition of 86
Catalogue Reference: McCarron 44
Unframed

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Price: P.O.R.

A very fine and atmospheric impression, printed in slightly blueish black ink with large margins printed by the artist (signed imp.) ---some slight staining in the very outer part of the margins far from the image

"The Old Gray Mare"

"The Old Gray Mare"

Drypoint, 1935
7 7/8 in. x 11 3/4 in. (200 mm x 298 mm)
Edition of 17
Catalogue Reference: McCarron 112
Unframed

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A fine impression of this rare print with full margins

"The Return"

"The Return"

Drypoint and sandground, 1925
7 7/8 in. x 9 7/8 in. (200 mm x 251 mm)
Edition of 60
Catalogue Reference: McCarron 45
Unframed

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A fine impression with full margins

"The Tree, Manhattan"

"The Tree, Manhattan"

Drypoint, 1930
12 13/16 in. x 9 7/8 in. (325 mm x 251 mm)
Edition of
Catalogue Reference: McCarron 87
Unframed

Availability: In Stock
Price: P.O. R.

A brilliant impression of this exceptional image with large margins

"Under the Street Lamp"

"Under the Street Lamp"

Etching, 1928
14 7/8 in. x 9 7/8 in. (378 mm x 251 mm)
Edition of 83
Catalogue Reference: McCarron 70
Framed

Availability: In Stock
Price: P.O.R.

A fine impression with large full margins---nicely framed