Pleasures and Terrors of Levitation 491

A work made of gelatin silver print.
© Aaron Siskind Foundation.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

1954

Artist:

Aaron Siskind
American, 1903–1991

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Artist

Aaron Siskind

Title

Pleasures and Terrors of Levitation 491

Origin

United States

Date

1954

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Inscriptions

Unmarked recto; signed and inscribed verso, on mount, upper center, in black marker: "From, "Pleasures + Terrors of Levitation" 1954 / Aaron Siskind"; inscribed verso, on mount, upper right, in graphite: "54 [encircled]"; verso, on mount, lower left, in graphite: "4"

Dimensions

39.4 × 38.1 cm (image/paper); 49.4 × 47 cm (mount)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Irwin M. Siegel

Reference Number

1992.799

Copyright

© Aaron Siskind Foundation.

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