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Sociologist Jane Jacobs, with her son, Ned, fifteen
  • Diane Arbus
    1923–1971
    born: New York, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States ; active: United States
  • Sociologist Jane Jacobs, with her son, Ned, fifteen, 1965
  • published in Esquire magazine, July 1965
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 22.5 x 21.6 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 7/8 x 8 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0243
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Black-and-white image of a woman and boy standing by a skinny tree, in front of fence. The woman (identified as sociologist, Jane Jacobs) is wearing dark-rimmed glasses and a long coat. The boy (identified as Jacobs' son, Ned) is wearing glasses and a sweater.