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M.V. 116A [Martha'sVineyard]

Signed

signed, titled, dated and inscribed "to Marty and Wendy/Arron Siskind' in ink in margin; annotated "M.V. 116 A'54" in pencil print verso

Provenance

Late 1980s, sold by the artist, Providence, RI, to Gus Kayafas, Boston, MA; 1989, sold by Gus Kayafas to Wendy Tarlow Kaplan and Martin S. Kaplan, Waban, MA and New York, NY; 2011, gift of Wendy Tarlow Kaplan and Martin S. Kaplan to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 16, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Martin S. Kaplan and Wendy Tarlow Kaplan in memory of Aaron Siskind

1954

Dimensions

Image: 45.1 x 56.5 cm (17 3/4 x 22 1/4 in.) Sheet: 50.8 x 61 cm (20 x 24 in.)

Accession Number

2011.1913

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

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