Inscribed, lower center, directly below image: When he was a young man, it was impossible that / he might grow old. Now that he is old, he cannot / remember ever having been young. Signed and numbered, lower center: Duane Michals 4/25 Inscribed in pencil, verso, center, upside down: 55478 / C1-4A / 55178 / 6 [in circle]
Research on our collection is ongoing. If you have resources you’d like to share, please contact Associate Curator Rebecca McNamara.
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.