Sold Price: Aaron Siskind (American, 1903-1991), Martha's Vineyard 111B - September 5, 0116 9:00 AM EDT
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Photographer Profile ~ Aaron Siskind
Aaron Siskind (N.Y.C 1903-1991) was an American abstract expressionist photographer. In his biography he wrote that he began his foray into photography when he received a camera for a wedding gift and began taking pictures on his honeymoon. He quickly realized the artistic potential this offered. He worked in both New York City and Chicago. Siskind began his career in photography as an active member of the Photo League, producing several documentary series including, Harlem Document. In the…