About This Artwork

Aaron Siskind
American, 1903–1991

Chicago 42, 1952

Gelatin silver print
34.6 x 42 cm (image/paper); 45.8 x 55.9 cm (mount)
Inscribed recto, on mount, upper left, in purple ink and graphite: "CH 42, June, 1952 / AARON SISKIND / 56.395 / RX 1811"; inscribed and signed recto, on mount, center, in graphite: "CR 42 6/52 / Aaron Siskind"

Gift of Mr. Noah Goldowsky, 1956.395

© Aaron Siskind Foundation.

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

Chicago, Illinois, Museum of Contemporary Art. "Art in Chicago, 1945-1995" November 16, 1996-March 23, 1997.

Chicago, Art Institute of Chicago, "Aaron Siskind: Abstractions," April 16-August 14, 2016.




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