Harlem [Man In Mirror]. Aaron Siskind, 1903–1991 Amer.
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Harlem [Man In Mirror]

1940/c1980. Silver gelatin photograph, titled, dated and signed in pencil verso, 30.5 x 22.1cm.

Illustrated in Siskind, Harlem Document: photographs 1932–1940, p9. The series consists of images of Harlem and its residents. Held in Art Institute Chicago, MoMA.

In 1933 Aaron Siskind “joined the Film and Photo League in New York, a group of documentary photographers devoted to improving social conditions in contemporary society through their pictures. While involved with the League, Siskind made some of his most successful and well-known documentary photographs, including those for The Harlem Document.” Ref: ICP, NY.

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Item #CL195-157

Price (AUD): $3,950.00  Other currencies

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