Collection Artwork
Duane Michals (born McKeesport, Pennsylvania, 1932)
Ernestine & Danny Maffia
1968
gelatin silver print
paper size: 8 x 10 in.
image size: 4 7/8 x 7 1/8 in.
The Jack Shear Collection of Photography at the Tang Teaching Museum
2015.1.371
Signed in ink, verso, center right: DUANE MICHALS
Inscribed in ink, verso, lower left: ERNESTINE & DANNY MAFFIA
Dated in ink, verso, lower right: 1968
Inscribed in pencil, verso, upper center: RETAIN / VERY NARROW / BLACK BORDER / -not more than 1/16" [additional crop marks include vertical and horizontal lines, a diagonal line, and notations for a 9" width and 6 1/8"? height]
Inscribed in pencil, verso, center right, below signature: 135.1 Inscribed in pencil, verso, center: B2876[?]
Inscribed in ink, verso, lower center: 6[?]-2

Ongoing Research

Research on our collection is ongoing. If you have resources you’d like to share, please contact Associate Curator Rebecca McNamara.
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Pattern by Madeleine Welsch ’17
Inspired by the exhibition Someday is Now: The Art of Corita Kent
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.