Rome, The Arch of Constantine 4; Siskind, Aaron; 1963; 1971:0189:0001
Rome, The Arch of Constantine 4About this object
Aaron Siskind was an American photographer who documented depression era New York City and is credited with influencing the abstract expressionist movement of the 20th century.
Siskind's abstract photographs from the late 1940s and early 1950s reject the third dimension and belie the notion that photography was tied exclusively to representation. This image was taken in Rome, Italy and is a close cropped view of the Arch of Constantine.
Mounted photographDate Made
1965Medium and Materials
Sliver Gelatin PrintInscription and Marks
Verso: [museum print] Title: Rome: The Arch of Constantine. 1963.Measurements
Image: 35.5 x 27.9 cm
Overall: 56 x 46.8 cm
Estate of Alice WellsObject Type
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