18 May 2005
Chicago (Auto Graveyard) 3, 1948
gelatin silver print, printed 1950s
signed, titled and dated in pencil on verso
9½ x 13½in. (24.1 x 34.3cm.)
Originally in the Collection of Warren and Margot Coville, Michigan.
See lots 25 and 138 for other works by Siskind from the Coville collection.
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C. Chiarenza, Aaron Siskind: Pleasures and Terrors, Boston, 1982, p.77, fig.84.
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