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MARTIN LEWIS Break in the Thunderstorm.
Drypoint, 1930. 315x252 mm; 12 1/2x9 3/4 inches, full margins. First state (of 2). Artist's proof, aside from the edition of approximately 66. Signed and inscribed "final trial proof" in pencil, lower margin. A brilliant, richly-inked impression of this extremely scarce print, with superb, velvety burr.
According to McCarron, "The location depicted is the corner of Thirty-fourth Street and Park Avenue (New York), near Lewis's studio." McCarron 86.