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Chicago

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

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

c. 1953/54

Artist:

Aaron Siskind
American, 1903–1991

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Aaron Siskind

Title

Chicago

Place

United States (Artist's nationality)

Date

Made 1953–1954

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, in boarder, right of image, sideways, in red pencil: "SPOT"; recto, in boarder, below image, along bottom edge, in red pencil and black ink: "[red pencil] K - [black ink] CHICAGO 1953 or 4 Aaron Siskind [red pencil] 8 5/8" [arrow pointing left]"; recto, on mount, upper right, in graphite: "85.9 [encircled] / 12 ok"; recto, on mount, left center, sideways, in pink ink: "to comp"; recto, on mount, lower left, sideways, in pink ink: "K"; recto, on mount, lower center, in pink ink: "8 5/8"; verso unchecked

Dimensions

Image: 34.7 × 25.8 cm (13 11/16 × 10 3/16 in.); Paper: 35.5 × 28.1 cm (14 × 11 1/8 in.); Mount: 40.5 × 33 cm (16 × 13 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard L. Menschel

Reference Number

1977.659

Copyright

© Aaron Siskind Foundation.

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