Aaron Siskind

American, 1903–1991

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Aaron Siskind

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American, 1903–1991

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'Chicago 4', 1948
Sold on Dec 15, 2020
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gelatin silver print
18.7 x 33.7 cm
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Dec 15, 2020
Sotheby's
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gelatin silver print, signed, titled, and dated in pencil and with the photographer's credit stamp, with date in pencil, and annotation ‘Egan Gallery 63 E. 57th ST N. Y. C.’ in ink on the reverse, 1948 image: 13 ¼ by 7 ⅜ in. (33.7 by 18.7 cm.)
'Chicago 4', 1948
gelatin silver print
Dec 15, 2020
Sotheby's
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18.7 x 33.7 cm
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Dec 15, 2020
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gelatin silver print, signed, titled, and dated in pencil and with the photographer's credit stamp, with date in pencil, and annotation ‘Egan Gallery 63 E. 57th ST N. Y. C.’ in ink on the reverse, 1948 image: 13 ¼ by 7 ⅜ in. (33.7 by 18.7 cm.)
$1,020
Arapan #4, 1955
Sold on Dec 4, 2020
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Gelatin silver print
31.1 x 24.1 cm
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$1,020
Auction Sale
Dec 4, 2020
Bonhams
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1955 Gelatin silver print, printed later, signed, titled and dated in pencil on the verso. 9 1/2 x 12 1/4in (24.1 x 31.1cm) sheet 11 x 14in (27.9 x 35.6
Arapan #4, 1955
Gelatin silver print
Dec 4, 2020
Bonhams
$1,020
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31.1 x 24.1 cm
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Dec 4, 2020
Bonhams
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$1,020
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1955 Gelatin silver print, printed later, signed, titled and dated in pencil on the verso. 9 1/2 x 12 1/4in (24.1 x 31.1cm) sheet 11 x 14in (27.9 x 35.6
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Virgin Gorda #64, 1978
Sold on Dec 4, 2020
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Gelatin silver print, notation 'VG 64 1/78' in pencil on the verso.
24.8 x 20.3 cm
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Dec 4, 2020
Bonhams
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1978 Gelatin silver print, signed, titled and dated in ink in the margin; notation 'VG 64 1/78' in pencil on the verso. 8 x 9 3/4in (20.3 x 24.8cm) sheet 14 x 11in (35.6 x 27.9cm)
Virgin Gorda #64, 1978
Gelatin silver print, notation 'VG 64 1/78' in pencil on the verso.
Dec 4, 2020
Bonhams
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24.8 x 20.3 cm
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Dec 4, 2020
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1978 Gelatin silver print, signed, titled and dated in ink in the margin; notation 'VG 64 1/78' in pencil on the verso. 8 x 9 3/4in (20.3 x 24.8cm) sheet 14 x 11in (35.6 x 27.9cm)
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Chicago #14, 1952
Sold on Dec 4, 2020
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Gelatin silver print
33.0 x 24.9 cm
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Dec 4, 2020
Bonhams
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1952 Gelatin silver print, printed later, signed, titled and dated in pencil on the verso. 9 7/8 x 13in (24.9 x 33cm) sheet 11 x 14in (27.9 x 35.6cm)
Chicago #14, 1952
Gelatin silver print
Dec 4, 2020
Bonhams
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33.0 x 24.9 cm
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Dec 4, 2020
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1952 Gelatin silver print, printed later, signed, titled and dated in pencil on the verso. 9 7/8 x 13in (24.9 x 33cm) sheet 11 x 14in (27.9 x 35.6cm)
$1,020
Peru #279, 1983
Sold on Dec 4, 2020
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Gelatin silver print
24.1 x 24.8 cm
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$1,020
Auction Sale
Dec 4, 2020
Bonhams
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1983 Gelatin silver print, signed, titled and dated in the margin; signed, titled and dated in pencil on the verso. 9 3/4 x 9 1/2in (24.8 x 24.1cm) sheet 14 x 11in (35.6 x 27.9cm)
Peru #279, 1983
Gelatin silver print
Dec 4, 2020
Bonhams
$1,020
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24.1 x 24.8 cm
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$1,020
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1983 Gelatin silver print, signed, titled and dated in the margin; signed, titled and dated in pencil on the verso. 9 3/4 x 9 1/2in (24.8 x 24.1cm) sheet 14 x 11in (35.6 x 27.9cm)
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Auditorium Building
Sold on Dec 2, 2020
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gelatin silver print
2.5 cm
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Dec 2, 2020
Sotheby's
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Signed and titled in pencil by artist on mount verso; executed c.1950 gelatin silver print Framed; 21 by 17 by 1 in. (53.3 by 43.2 b 2.5 cm.)
Auditorium Building
gelatin silver print
Dec 2, 2020
Sotheby's
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2.5 cm
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Dec 2, 2020
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Signed and titled in pencil by artist on mount verso; executed c.1950 gelatin silver print Framed; 21 by 17 by 1 in. (53.3 by 43.2 b 2.5 cm.)
$3,000
Selected Images, 1950
Sold on Nov 27, 2020
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a group of 3 gelatin silver prints
37.5 x 38.1 cm
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$3,000
Auction Sale
Nov 27, 2020
Sotheby's
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a group of 3 gelatin silver prints, comprising Kentucky 5; Untitled (Wall Graffiti); and 'Vera Cruz 125,' 2 signed, titled, and dated in ink in the margin, one signed in ink on the reverse, and one signed, titled and dated in pencil on the reverse, one framed, circa 1950 and 1973, printed later (3) images: the largest 15 by 14 3/4 in. (38.1 by 37.5 cm.) frame: 28 1/4 by 22 1/4 in. (71.8 by 56.5 cm.)
Selected Images, 1950
a group of 3 gelatin silver prints
Nov 27, 2020
Sotheby's
$3,000
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37.5 x 38.1 cm
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Nov 27, 2020
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$3,000
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a group of 3 gelatin silver prints, comprising Kentucky 5; Untitled (Wall Graffiti); and 'Vera Cruz 125,' 2 signed, titled, and dated in ink in the margin, one signed in ink on the reverse, and one signed, titled and dated in pencil on the reverse, one framed, circa 1950 and 1973, printed later (3) images: the largest 15 by 14 3/4 in. (38.1 by 37.5 cm.) frame: 28 1/4 by 22 1/4 in. (71.8 by 56.5 cm.)
$9,375
Aaron Siskind: 75th Anniversary Portfolio, 1979
Sold on Nov 27, 2020
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35.6 x 45.7 cm
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$9,375
Auction Sale
Nov 27, 2020
Sotheby's
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(New York: Light Gallery, 1979, a total edition of 57), a portfolio of 12 photographs, each signed, titled, and dated in ink in the margin, in individual printed wrappers; together with the printed title, introduction by Peter Bunnell, plate list, and colophon, with edition '4/50' in ink, 1936-76, printed in 1979. Folio, red linen portfolio with flaps and ties images: six approximately 18 by 14 in. (45.7 by 35.6 cm.) or the reverse images: six approximately 12 by 9½ in. (30.4 by 24.1 cm.) or the reverse
Aaron Siskind: 75th Anniversary Portfolio, 1979
Nov 27, 2020
Sotheby's
$9,375
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35.6 x 45.7 cm
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Nov 27, 2020
Sotheby's
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$9,375
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(New York: Light Gallery, 1979, a total edition of 57), a portfolio of 12 photographs, each signed, titled, and dated in ink in the margin, in individual printed wrappers; together with the printed title, introduction by Peter Bunnell, plate list, and colophon, with edition '4/50' in ink, 1936-76, printed in 1979. Folio, red linen portfolio with flaps and ties images: six approximately 18 by 14 in. (45.7 by 35.6 cm.) or the reverse images: six approximately 12 by 9½ in. (30.4 by 24.1 cm.) or the reverse
$13,750
Durango 8, 1961, 1970
Sold on Oct 14, 2020
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gelatin silver print
35.5 x 27.9 cm
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$13,750
Auction Sale
Oct 14, 2020
Christie's
Description
gelatin silver print, printed 1970s signed, titled and dated in pencil (verso); credited, titled and dated on affixed exhibition labels (frame backing board) image: 7 x 121⁄2 in. (17.7 x 31.7 cm.) sheet: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.5 cm.)
Durango 8, 1961, 1970
gelatin silver print
Oct 14, 2020
Christie's
$13,750
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35.5 x 27.9 cm
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Oct 14, 2020
Christie's
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$13,750
Description
gelatin silver print, printed 1970s signed, titled and dated in pencil (verso); credited, titled and dated on affixed exhibition labels (frame backing board) image: 7 x 121⁄2 in. (17.7 x 31.7 cm.) sheet: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.5 cm.)
$6,000
Pleasures and Terrors of Levitation Nos. 37, 48, 60, 1953-1956, 1953
Sold on Oct 14, 2020
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gelatin silver print, 2/17/76' in ink (margin)
27.9 x 35.5 cm
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$6,000
Auction Sale
Oct 14, 2020
Christie's
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Pleasures and Terrors of Levitation #37, 1953 gelatin silver print, printed later variously inscribed in pencil (verso); credited, titled and dated on affixed exhibition labels (frame backing board) image: 10 x 91⁄2 in. (25.4 x 24.1 cm.) sheet: 14 x 11 in. (35.5 x 27.9 cm.) Pleasures and Terrors of Levitation #48, 1954 gelatin silver print, printed 1971 titled, dated and variously inscribed in pencil (verso); credited, titled and dated on affixed exhibition labels (frame backing board) image: 10 x 91⁄2 in. (25.4 x 24.1 cm.) sheet: 14 x 11 in. (35.5 x 27.9 cm.) Pleasures and Terrors of Levitation #60, 1956 gelatin silver print, printed 1976 signed, titled, dated and inscribed 'For Vicki, with love Aaron, 2/17/76' in ink (margin); variously inscribed in pencil (verso); credited, titled and dated on affixed exhibition labels (frame backing board) image: 10 x 91⁄2 in. (25.4 x 24.1 cm.) sheet: 14 x 11 in. (35.5 x 27.9 cm.)
Pleasures and Terrors of Levitation Nos. 37, 48, 60, 1953-1956, 1953
gelatin silver print, 2/17/76' in ink (margin)
Oct 14, 2020
Christie's
$6,000
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27.9 x 35.5 cm
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Oct 14, 2020
Christie's
Realized Price
$6,000
Description
Pleasures and Terrors of Levitation #37, 1953 gelatin silver print, printed later variously inscribed in pencil (verso); credited, titled and dated on affixed exhibition labels (frame backing board) image: 10 x 91⁄2 in. (25.4 x 24.1 cm.) sheet: 14 x 11 in. (35.5 x 27.9 cm.) Pleasures and Terrors of Levitation #48, 1954 gelatin silver print, printed 1971 titled, dated and variously inscribed in pencil (verso); credited, titled and dated on affixed exhibition labels (frame backing board) image: 10 x 91⁄2 in. (25.4 x 24.1 cm.) sheet: 14 x 11 in. (35.5 x 27.9 cm.) Pleasures and Terrors of Levitation #60, 1956 gelatin silver print, printed 1976 signed, titled, dated and inscribed 'For Vicki, with love Aaron, 2/17/76' in ink (margin); variously inscribed in pencil (verso); credited, titled and dated on affixed exhibition labels (frame backing board) image: 10 x 91⁄2 in. (25.4 x 24.1 cm.) sheet: 14 x 11 in. (35.5 x 27.9 cm.)