Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Xmas tree in a living room in Levittown, L.I.

Artist:
Diane Arbus (American, New York 1923–1971 New York)
Date:
1962
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 14 5/8 × 14 15/16 in. (37.1 × 37.9 cm)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Purchase, Dorothy M. Beskind Gift, 1969
Accession Number:
69.546.2
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil on print, verso BE: "DIANE ARBUS // XMAS TREE IN A LIVING ROOM, LEVITTOWN, LONG ISLAND N.Y. 1962"
Diane Arbus

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Thirty Photographers: A Selection from the Museum's Collection," April 12, 1969–June 1, 1969.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Photographs from the Museum's Collection," December 4, 1984–March 17, 1985.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Johnson Gallery, Selections from the Collection 7," December 12, 1994–March 12, 1995.

The Met Breuer. "diane arbus: in the beginning," July 11, 2016–November 27, 2016.

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. "diane arbus: in the beginning," January 21, 2017–April 30, 2017.

Fundación Costantini Museo de Arte Latinoamericano de Buenos Aires - MALBA. "diane arbus: in the beginning," July 13, 2017–October 9, 2017.

Israel, Marvin. Diane Arbus. Millerton, N.Y.: Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1972. no. 17.



Related Objects

A couple kissing on stage, N.Y.C.

Artist: Diane Arbus (American, New York 1923–1971 New York) Date: 1963 Medium: Gelatin silver print Accession: 2012.552.55 On view in:Not on view

The Albino sword swallower and her sister, Md.

Artist: Diane Arbus (American, New York 1923–1971 New York) Date: 1970 Medium: Gelatin silver print Accession: 2012.552.54 On view in:Not on view

Girl with a plaid shirt at Camp Lakecrest, Dutchess County, N.Y.

Artist: Diane Arbus (American, New York 1923–1971 New York) Date: 1968 Medium: Gelatin silver print Accession: 2012.552.30 On view in:Not on view

Girl with a baseball glove at Camp Lakecrest, Dutchess County, N.Y.

Artist: Diane Arbus (American, New York 1923–1971 New York) Date: 1968 Medium: Gelatin silver print Accession: 2012.552.29 On view in:Not on view

Untitled (30)

Artist: Diane Arbus (American, New York 1923–1971 New York) Date: 1970–71 Medium: Gelatin silver print Accession: 2012.552.56 On view in:Not on view