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Chicago 69
  • Aaron Siskind
    1903–1991
    born: New York, New York, United States ; died: Providence, Rhode Island, United States ; active: United States
  • Chicago 69, 1960
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 456 x 357 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 505 x 404 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 17 15/16 x 14 1/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 19 7/8 x 15 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Gift from the Robert Drapkin Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1988.0123
Description

Black paint or ink on gray rock-like background; the black resembles an abstracted figure. A crack in the rock separates the figure's head from its torso.