Student and close friend of Armin Hansen. Lewis produced nearly 200 different etchings, all in small editions. She exhibited regularly in annual exhibitions with most of America’s printmaking societies.
Jo Mora’s maps, or cartes as he called them, were historically accurate and humorous. He produced thirteen cartes between 1926 and 1945. These scarce original prints are highly sought after by Jo Mora collectors today.
In 1936 the Hotel Drake-Wiltshire in San Francisco commissioned internationally famous California artist and sculptor, Jo Mora, to paint these seven ‘Fable’ murals to decorate the walls of the hotel’s ‘Fable’ restaurant.