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Norma-"The Poor Man's Mae West"
  • Weegee
    1899–1968
    born: Zloczów, Austria-Hungary (present-day Zolochiv, Ukraine) ; died: New York, New York, United States ; active: United States
  • Norma-"The Poor Man's Mae West", circa 1940
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 27 x 34.1 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 5/8 x 13 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 16 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1973.0110
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Black-and-white image of woman with shiny dress and large hat with feathers. Her mouth is wide open and there is a microphone in front of her.