09-09-2011 09-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2560B Boston
September 9, 2011 12:00PMCalender
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Aaron Siskind (American, 1903-1991) Maine 1

$1,422$1,200
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2560B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 09, 2011 12:00PM

Description:

Aaron Siskind (American, 1903-1991)

Maine 1, 1949. Signed "Aaron Siskind" in ball point pen on the reverse, titled and dated in pencil on the reverse. Gelatin silver print, image size 13 7/8 x 19 1/2 in. (35.2 x 49.5 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Unmounted, creases near corners effecting the image, especially l.r.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

There are creases into the image at both the upper and lower right corners, plus minor wear to the other two corners in the margins. There is a stain to the lower margin and within the image l.l. The sheet has very minor handling creases and is cockled at the edges.

PROVENANCE:
A private Massachusetts collection.

Keywords

Aaron Siskind, Maine, Massachusetts