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Identification and Creation
Object Number
P2003.103
People
Aaron Siskind, American (New York, N.Y., USA 1903 - 1991 Providence, R.I., USA)
Title
Vera Cruz 219
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
1973
Places
Creation Place: North America, Mexico
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/189206
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
image: 24.4 x 24.1 cm (9 5/8 x 9 1/2 in.)
sheet: 35.5 x 28 cm (14 x 11 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: recto, below b.r. corner of image, in black ink: Aaron Siskind
  • inscription: recto, lower left, black ink, in artist's hand: Vera Cruz 219 1973
  • inscription: recto, lower right, black ink, in artist's hand: Aaron Siskind
  • inscription: verso, graphite, in artist's hand: VC 219 1/73 B6
Provenance
Carl Chiarenza and Heidi Katz, Rochester, New York, acquired from the artist, long term loan to Harvard University Art Museums.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Carl Chiarenza and Heidi Katz in memory of Charles and Mary Chiarenza
Copyright
© Estate of Aaron Siskind
Accession Year
2003
Object Number
P2003.103
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Subjects and Contexts

The Bauhaus

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