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Exasperated boy with a toy hand grenade, N.Y.C.
  • Diane Arbus
    1923–1971
    born: New York, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States ; active: United States
  • Exasperated boy with a toy hand grenade, N.Y.C., 1962
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 50.3 x 40.4 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 19 3/4 x 15 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 33.5 x 32.5 cm (max.)
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 3/16 x 12 3/4 in (max.)
  • Museum purchase: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John Simpson
  • Not on display
  • 1972.0270
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Black-and-white image of a young boy in short overalls, one proper left strap hanging down, holding a hand grenade in proper right hand. He is outdoors in a park. He has a somewhat stressed look on his face.