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New York City, 1956-58 ("Many old men would rather "live" in a flop house." Marion Palfi)
  • Marion Palfi
    1907–1978
    born: Berlin, Germany ; died: Los Angeles, California, United States ; active: United States
  • New York City, 1956-58 ("Many old men would rather "live" in a flop house." Marion Palfi), 1956–1958
  • You Have Never Been Old
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 24.7 x 34.2 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 3/4 x 13 7/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Gift of Marion Palfi
  • Not on display
  • 1973.0202
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Black-and-white image of beds lined up with a locker between each bed. There is a figure laying in the bed closest to the window. Outside the window is a building.