Martin Lewis’s New York

Martin Lewis, The Glow of the City, etching, 1929. Estimate: $15,000 to 20,000.

A fine selection of prints by Martin Lewis will appear in the April 27th Old Master Through Modern Prints auction. These rare works on paper of New York scenes depict the city at night, illuminating Manhattan in the late 1920s to early 1930s in rich detail.

Martin Lewis, Spring Night, Greenwich Village, drypoint and sandpaper ground, 1930. Estimate: $15,000 to 20,000.