Collection Artwork
Martha Swope (Tyler, Texas, 1928 – 2017, New York, New York)
[Suzanne Farrell and Arthur Mitchell in "Metastaseis and Pithoprakta,” choreography by George Balanchine]
gelatin silver print
Suzanne Farrell
Arthur Mitchell
paper size: 8 x 10 in.
image size: 8 x 10 in.
Gift of Robert Tracy, Class of 1977
probably photographed in New York, New York, United States, North America
Inscribed, verso, upper center: Suzanne Farrell [“Suzanne Farrell” encircled in green] / Arthur Mitchell
Inscribed, verso, center: Metastaseis + Pithoprakta
Inscribed in orange, verso, lower center: OL [?]
Inscribed, verso, lower center, upside down: 60 to 42 / DP / CIANO
Inscribed, verso, upper right: A13 1207 13A
Inscribed, verso, upper right: PAGE 152
Stamped verso, lower right: © 1983 MARTHA SWOPE / This photograph cannot be reproduced / without the above copyright notice / and the authorization of Martha Swope / 460 West 43rd St., N.Y., N.Y. 110036

Ongoing Research

Research on our collection is ongoing. If you have resources you’d like to share, please contact Associate Curator Rebecca McNamara.
Pattern by Emma Fritschel ’19
Inspired by the exhibition Twice Drawn
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.