Oct 17, 2019 - Sale 2520

Sale 2520 - Lot 261

Estimate: $ 6,000 - $ 9,000
DIANE ARBUS (1923-1971)/NEIL SELKIRK (1947- )
Wax Museum Strangler, Coney Island, N.Y. Silver print, the image measuring 8x5 1/4 inches (20.3x13.3 cm.), the sheet 14x11 inches (35.6x27.9 cm.), with the A Diane Arbus Photograph hand stamp with Doon Arbus' signature, Neil Selkirk's credit, and edition notation 1/75, in ink, as well as the Copyright (with the date 1960) and Not to Be Reproduced hand stamps, on verso. 1960; printed circa 1972

Additional Details

The frame, which contains the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art label, indicates that this print was included in the retrospective Diane Arbus Revelations, in 2003.

Phillips and Sussman, Diane Arbus Revelations (Random House), p. 28.