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Unmarked recto; inscribed verso, on mount, upper left, in purple ink and graphite: "UR 127B [107A crossed out], 1954 / AARON SISKIND / 56.397 / RX 1811"; verso, on mount, upper right, in graphite: "105" [encircled]; signed and inscribed verso, on mount, center, in graphite: "Aaron Siskind / UR 127B 8/54"; inscribed verso, on mount, lower left, in graphite: "Gift of Noah Goldowski / 1/30/1956"
Art Institute of Chicago, “Crossing the Line: Photography Reconsidered” January 29 - June 4, 2000. (David Travis)
Art Institute of Chicago, “Aaron Siskind: Abstractions,” April 16-August 14, 2016.
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