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Norman Mailer
  • Diane Nemerov Arbus, photographer
    1923–1971
    born: New York, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States ; active: United States
    Neil Selkirk, printer
    born 1947
    born: London, England, United Kingdom ; active: United States
  • Norman Mailer, 1963
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 37.1 x 37.1 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 5/8 x 14 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0194
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Black-and-white image of a man (identified as Norman Mailer) sitting in a large chair with his legs spread. He is holding a cigarette in his proper right hand. He is wearing a dark suit, white shirt, and tie.