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Rome 69 (Homage to Franz Kline)
  • Aaron Siskind
    1903–1991
    born: New York, New York, United States ; died: Providence, Rhode Island, United States ; active: United States
  • Rome 69 (Homage to Franz Kline), 1973
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 338 x 355 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 506 x 405 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 1/4 x 14 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 19 7/8 x 15 15/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Gift from the Robert Drapkin Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1988.0118
Description

Thick black brushstrokes run horizontally across the image; two vertical lines interupt on the left side. The background is gray speckled with black.