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Louis Faurer

Transvestites, Opening of Cleopatra at Palace Theater, New York
1963

Not on view

Date
1963

Classification
Photographs

Medium
Gelatin silver print

Dimensions
Sheet: 10 3/8 × 14in. (26.4 × 35.6 cm) Image: 9 1/2 × 13 3/4in. (24.1 × 34.9 cm)

Accession number
2002.217

Edition
Vintage

Credit line
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase, with funds from the Photography Committee

Rights and reproductions
© Estate of Louis Faurer




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