Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Aaron Siskind (American, 1903-1991) Peru 81

Auction:
3248B
Lot:
138
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3248B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 10, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Aaron Siskind (American, 1903-1991)

Peru 81, 1977. Signed "Aaron Siskind" in ink l.r., titled and dated "...1977" in ink l.l., annotated "P81 3/77 6 x" in pencil on the verso. Gelatin silver print, image size 10 1/8 x 10 in. (25.7 x 25.4 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Very minor handling crimps, minor wear to corners.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

The sheet measures 14 x 11 inches. Faint markings near outside corners of image, likely from where it was once squared to be matted. Minor staining to verso - see condition photos. No other condition issues to report.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Aaron Siskind, Guggenheim Fellows, Siskind

Departments

Specialists