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[Ballerina Marina Franca in her peacock costume at the Cinderella Ball, Waldorf Astoria, New York]

Date April 18, 1941
Location New York United States
Dimensions Image: 10 3/8 x 12 1/8 in. (26.4 x 30.8 cm)
Paper: 10 3/8 x 12 1/8 in. (26.4 x 30.8 cm)
Mat: 20 x 24 in. (50.8 x 61 cm)
Framed: 20 11/16 x 24 11/16 in. (52.5 x 62.7 cm)
Print medium Photo-Gelatin silver

Assigned to take fashion pictures at the Cinderella Ball at the Waldorf Astoria, Weegee captured ballerina Marina Franca in her peacock costume. The ball raised money for the National Association of Day Nurseries. PM Daily, April 18, 1941 (variant)


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Credit line

Bequest of Wilma Wilcox, 1993

Feedback Accession No. 15700.1993