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    DIANE ARBUS (American, 1923-1971)
    Transvestite at a Drag Ball, New York City, 1970
    Gelatin silver, printed by Neil Selkirk
    14-1/2 x 14-1/2 inches (36.8 x 36.8 cm)
    Signed, titled, dated, editioned '4/75', with Neil Selkirk stamp, signed by Doon Arbus and Selkirk in ink; Artist's estate copyright stamp 1970 on verso.

    PROVENANCE:
    Private Collection, Maryland;
    Estate of John Badum.


    More information about Arbus, Diane, also known as Arbus, Diane, Diane Nemerov Arbus.

    Condition Report*: Unmounted; half-moon crimp with crack in emulsion in lower region, located six inches to the left and two inches up from the lower right corner; bend in upper right corner, outside of image area; soft half-moon crimp in upper left quadrant, with no break in the fibers. Please contact the Photographs Department with any additional inquiries regarding this lot.
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    Auction Dates
    November, 2013
    2nd Saturday
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