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Aaron Siskind (American, 1903-1991) Harlan, Kentucky

Auction:
2840B
Lot:
117
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2840B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 11, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Aaron Siskind (American, 1903-1991)

Harlan, Kentucky, 1951, printed before 1969. Inscribed "KY '51/B4" in pencil on the verso u.c. Gelatin silver print, image size 16 1/2 x 12 15/16 in. (41.8 x 32.8 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Minor discoloration at edges of the verso.

Provenance: Estate of Calvin V. Giusti, Providence, Rhode Island.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Sheet measures 16 5/8 x 13 1/16 in. (42.2 x 33.2 cm). No additional issues to report.


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Aaron Siskind, Calvin V. Giusti, Rongorongo, Harlan

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