Their numbers were picked out of a hat. They were just chosen King and Queen of a Senior Citizens Dance in NYC. Yetta Granat is seventy-two and Charles Fahrer is seventy-nine. They have never met before.
1970 Diane Arbus Born: New York, New York 1923 Died: New York, New York 1971 gelatin silver print image: 14 3/4 x 14 5/8 in. (37.5 x 37.1 cm.) Smithsonian American Art Museum Museum purchase 1986.41.4 Not currently on view
Dress - accessory - eye wear
Dress - royal
Figure group - elderly
Portrait female - Granat, Yetta - elderly
Portrait male - Fahrer, Charles - elderly
photography - photoprint