Collection Artwork
Max Yavno (New York, New York, 1911 – 1985)
Muscle Beach, Venice, California
1949
gelatin silver print
image size: 5 5/8 x 9 1/2 in.
paper size: 8 x 10 in.
mat size: 16 x 20 in.
The Jack Shear Collection of Photography at the Tang Teaching Museum
Muscle Beach, Venice, California, United States, North America
2015.1.455
Inscribe / 2 1d in pencil in artist’s hand, verso, center: A105 #3 / 15 sec f16 / 6 awnings [upward arrow] / x girl Head 6 T Signs / 10 VL / 9 malts[?] / 9 womans blouse / 4 T Shirt / 5 center B / 3 VB/2 @ 67°
Inscribed in pencil, verso, upper left: 8 [in circle]
Inscribed in pencil, verso, lower left: M70175

Ongoing Research

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Pattern by Nathan Bloom ’21
Inspired by the performance Honey Baby in the exhibition Janine Antoni & Stephen Petronio: Entangle
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.