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The Critic (Mrs. Cavanaugh and Friend About to Enter the Metropolitan Opera House)
  • Weegee
    1899–1968
    born: Zloczów, Austria-Hungary (present-day Zolochiv, Ukraine) ; died: New York, New York, United States ; active: United States
  • The Critic (Mrs. Cavanaugh and Friend About to Enter the Metropolitan Opera House), 1943
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 26.3 x 33.8 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 3/8 x 13 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase: Peter T. Bohan Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1985.0127
Description
Exhibitions

Figures in a dark setting. In the center are two richly dressed women in white, facing the camera. On the right is a woman facing center. On the left are two men and a woman seen from behind.