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Photography
Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
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Artist: Diane Arbus, American, 1923–1971
Printer: Neil Selkirk, American, born England, b. 1947

Albino sword swallower at a carnival, Maryland

1970, printed later

Gelatin silver print

image: 38 × 38 cm (14 15/16 × 14 15/16 in.); sheet: 50.5 × 40.65 cm (19 7/8 × 16 in.)
Gift of George Hopper Fitch, B.A. 1932
1991.53.3
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Photographs
Bibliography: 

Diane Arbus, Diane Arbus, exh. cat. (Millerton, N.Y.: Aperture, 1972), ill.

Diane Arbus, Diane Arbus: Revelations (New York: Random House, 2003), 304-5.

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