American (1881 – 1962)
Relics (Speakeasy Corner), 1928
McCarron 74. Drypoint on laid paper.
Edition of 111, including 11 artist’s proofs.
Signed in pencil.
11 3/4 x 9 3/4 in.; 29.8 x 24.8 cm.
A rich impression in fine condition.
The original title for the print was ‘ Speakeasy Corner’, but during these Prohibition years, Kennedy Galleries changed the title to ‘Relics’. The location is Greenwich Village which was near Lewis’ house at the time on Bedford Street.
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