Watermelon Seller, from the project The Most Crowded Block

  • Aaron Siskind, Watermelon Seller, from the project The Most Crowded Block, 1940, printed later, gelatin silver print, Smithsonian American Art Museum, © 1940, Aaron Siskind Foundation, Gift of Tennyson and Fern Schad, courtesy of Light Gallery, 1991.111.7

Title
Watermelon Seller, from the project The Most Crowded Block
Artist
Date
1940, printed later
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sheet: 14 x 10 7/8 in. (35.7 x 27.6 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Tennyson and Fern Schad, courtesy of Light Gallery

Mediums Description
gelatin silver print
Classifications
Keywords
  • Architecture – domestic – apartment
  • Ethnic – African-American
  • Figure female – full length
  • Occupation – vendor – fruit seller
  • Cityscape – New York – Harlem
  • Still life – fruit – watermelon
Object Number
1991.111.7
Palette
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