The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Signed in pencil, lower right. With two pinprick-sized brown specks in the bottom right area of the margin. Although there had been a number of hugely successful film teams before, Martin and Lewis were a new kind of team. Lewis included Meryon among the etchers he admired. The Prints of Martin Lewis: From the Collection of Dr.
All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale. Despite the dire economic times publishers of original prints continued to survive and successfully raise revenue for the artists as well as making original art affordable during the Great Depression years. Laid onto the backing board with linen tape on all four sheet edges. Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The bottom left corner of the sheet is slightly bent. Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above.
However, the reunion was never duplicated. There is very pale light staining, very slight, unobtrusive slight soiling in parts of some of margins and there is slight cockling to sheet. In 1925, he returned to etching and produced most of his well-known works between 1925 and 1935 Lewis's first solo exhibition in 1929 was successful enough for him to give up commercial work and concentrate entirely on printmaking. It was during this period that he helped learn the basics of etching. Hotchkiss Pete Nelson Re-edited and re-released in 1978 as 'Jerrico The Wonder Clown' 1955 Wilbur Hoolick Bob Miles Remake of 1955 Eugene Fullstack Rick Todd 1956 Wade Kingsley Sr. Signed in the plate, lower left.
Lewis remained with Paramount Pictures, appearing in and directing a succession of commercially successful films on his own , , at one point becoming Paramount's biggest star. Provenance: Sale, Christie's, New York, September 26, 1986, lot 250 C Estate of Alvin B. Condition Report: All items are offered for sale subject to Swann Galleries' standard terms and conditions of sale, which are published in our catalogues. The condition is fine apart from the subtle suggestion of toning within an early mat opening. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.
The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion. The plate was then cancelled with a large 'X' across the entire image. He returned to the city in 1936 but could not find constant employment as an artist. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.
This is a superb impression with full margins. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale. The ignorance of that is something I hope I'll always forget. The composition of the street stretching through the center of the image directs the viewer's eye into the scene. The influence of Japanese prints is very evident in Lewis's prints after that period.
Charcoal on cream wove paper. Two miniscule losses at upper and center right margin. This is a superb impression printed on white laid paper with full margins. For that reason, Freeman's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. This is a superb, luminous impression printed on white wove paper. A pencil inscription at lower left corner. Their final film together, , was released that December.
This early television show established their popularity nation-wide. Lea Prize for this print in 1930, and is considered by some to be his most important and iconic work. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. Rick attains success at his new job, but after falling for Abigail he keeps his work a secret from both her and Eugene. Signed in pencil lower right Martin Lewis Condition Report: We strive to provide accurate, objective and fair information on all lots for sale, and we are happy to provide condition statements as a courtesy to our clients. Original Wood Engraving 1937 Sir Lionel Arthur Lindsay Victoria, Australia, 1874 - Melbourne, 1961 Signed in the block by Sir Lionel Lindsay and signed in pencil and annotated '200' by him under the image. After five years at Paramount, Dean Martin was becoming tired of scripts limiting him to colorless romantic leads while parts of their films centered on the antics of Lewis.
With brown residue at bottom right corner of the image. The verso with remnants of adhesive along the upper and lower sheet edges, showing slightly through. Like Dorothy Malone, who was previously in Scared Stiff, playing Dean's leading lady here or Eddie Mayehoff, who before this was in That's My Boy and The Stooge. Signed in the plate, lower right. Remnants of old four hinges along top outer edge verso.