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Watermelon Seller, from the project The Most Crowded Block

1940, printed later Aaron Siskind Born: New York, New York 1903 Died: Providence, Rhode Island 1991 gelatin silver print sheet: 14 x 10 7/8 in. (35.7 x 27.6 cm.) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Tennyson and Fern Schad, courtesy of Light Gallery © 1940, Aaron Siskind Foundation 1991.111.7 Not currently on view


Keywords

Architecture - domestic - apartment

Cityscape - New York - Harlem

Ethnic - African-American

Figure female - full length

Occupation - vendor - fruit seller

Still life - fruit - watermelon

photography - photoprint

paper

gelatin silver

About Aaron Siskind

Born: New York, New York 1903 Died: Providence, Rhode Island 1991

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