'LADY AT A MASKED BALL WITH TWO ROSES ON HER DRESS, N. Y. C.'
signed, titled, dated, and editioned '52/75' by Doon Arbus, the photographer's daughter, in ink and with the 'A Diane Arbus Photograph,' copyright, and reproduction rights stamps on the reverse, 1967, printed posthumously by Neil Selkirk (Diane Arbus, unpaginated)
14¾ by 14¾ in. (37.4 by 37.4 cm.)
This print, on double-weight Agfa paper, is in generally excellent condition. The upper center margin edge is gently rippled.
There are tape remnants along the edges on the reverse. The following is written in an unidentified hand in pencil on the reverse: 'CDA-GF-005,' 'RMG# A 9010.417-0,' and 'DAA, 2120.Z.'
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Fahey/Klein Gallery, Los Angeles, 2003