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Max Maxwell Landar (Uncle Sam)
  • Diane Arbus
    1923–1971
    born: New York, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States ; active: United States
  • Max Maxwell Landar (Uncle Sam), 1961
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 20.4 x 14 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 1/16 x 5 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1985.0065
Description
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Male figure in striped pants, jacket with tails, and a hat in the foreground (identified as "Uncle Sam") standing in an alley. There is laundry hanging above his head. There is debris, children, and buildings behind the figure.