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

Diane Arbus (American, New York 1923–1971 New York)
Gelatin silver print
Image: 14 5/8 × 14 15/16 in. (37.1 × 37.9 cm)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Dorothy M. Beskind Gift, 1969
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil on print, verso BC: "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.

Arbus, Diane. Diane Arbus, edited by Doon Arbus, and Marvin Israel. Millerton, N.Y.: Aperture, 1972. no. 17.