Collection Artwork
Duane Michals (born McKeesport, Pennsylvania, 1932)
untitled [from Homage to Cavafy]
1978
gelatin silver print
paper size: 8 x 10 in.
mat size: 16 7/8 x 13 3/8 in.
The Jack Shear Collection of Photography at the Tang Teaching Museum
2015.1.474.6
4/25
Inscribed, lower center, directly below image: Two friends are playing cards. One is cheating.
Signed and numbered, lower center: Duane Michals 4/25
Inscribed in pencil, verso, center, upside down: 55839 / C4-11A / 51185 / 6 [in circle]

Ongoing Research

Research on our collection is ongoing. If you have resources you’d like to share, please contact Associate Curator Rebecca McNamara.
i
Pattern by Monica Andrews '19
Inspired by the exhibition 3-D Doings: The Imagist Object in Chicago Art, 1964-1980
The Tang Pattern Project celebrates the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger, past and current Tang Design Interns created patterns inspired by the Museum’s exhibition and event history.