Apollo Theater, Harlem, from the series Harlem Document

Aaron Siskind, American, 1903 - 1991

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negative about 1937; print 1981

Gelatin silver print

Image: 9 1/8 × 7 1/8 in. (23.1 × 18.1 cm)

Sheet: 14 1/16 × 10 15/16 in. (35.7 × 27.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Howard Greenberg

2018.38.1

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Photograph

Classification

Photograph

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, in black ink, lower right: Aaron Siskind; inscribed, in graphite, on reverse, bottom edge left to right: Harlem 1937 Apollo Theatre 14.58 HD; embossed, lower left margin: L [Light Gallery blindstamp]

Provenance

Light Gallery, New York, New York; Estate of Tennyson Schad (1930-2001); to his wife, Fern Magonet Schad; to Rick Wester Fine Arts, 2009; to Howard Greenberg, Irvington, New York; given to present collection, 2018.

Old Number

0112691-111

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