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Their numbers were picked out of a hat. They were just chosen King and Queen of a Senior Citizens dance in NYC. Yetta Granat is 72 and Charles Fahrer is 79. They have never met.
  • Diane Arbus
    1923–1971
    born: New York, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States ; active: United States
  • Their numbers were picked out of a hat. They were just chosen King and Queen of a Senior Citizens dance in NYC. Yetta Granat is 72 and Charles Fahrer is 79. They have never met., 1970
  • published in Esquire magazine, May 1971
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 38.4 x 36.9 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15 1/8 x 14 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0251
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Black-and-white image of an elderly man and woman. Both are wearing royal capes and crowns and are holding sceptors.