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Chicago L4
  • Aaron Siskind
    1903–1991
    born: New York, New York, United States ; died: Providence, Rhode Island, United States ; active: United States
  • Chicago L4, 1969
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 30.1 x 25.2 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 7/8 x 9 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Gift of Mr. Lee Arnold
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0322
Description

Black-and-white vertical composition of a leaf and a branch against a white background. The branch is straight down from top to bottom, just left of center. The leaf extends from top center to almost bottom center. It is long and thin and spiraling.