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untitled (Ozzie and Harriet Nelson)
  • Diane Arbus
    1923–1971
    born: New York, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States ; active: United States
  • untitled (Ozzie and Harriet Nelson), 1971
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 20.3 x 25.4 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 8 x 10 in
    Mat Dimensions: 11 x 14 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0964
Description
Exhibitions

Ten frames aligned vertically and horizontally. One depicts a male and female couple (identified as Ozzie and Harriet Nelson) standing in backyard with large tree in back at left; nine are of the couple standing in an open doorway of their home. The doorway is decorated with an evergreen swag and a Christmas wreath hangs on the door.