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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: 365 x 415 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 406 x 505 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 3/8 x 16 5/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 16 x 19 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Gift from the Robert Drapkin Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1988.0122
Description

Thick black brushstrokes run vertically and horizontally on gray black-speckled background; triangle of paper at upper left has been exposed and appears gray.