Collection Artwork
George Platt Lynes (East Orange, New Jersey, 1907 – 1955, New York)
[Janet Reed in "Bourrée Fantasque," choreography by George Balanchine, costumes by Karinska]
probably c. 1949
gelatin silver print
Janet Reed
paper size: 10 x 8 in.
image size: 9 3/8 x 7 1/4 in.
Gift of Robert Tracy, Class of 1977
probably photographed in New York, New York, United States, North America
1986.255
Inscribed in black, verso, upper center: Janet Reed [“Janet Reed” underlined in green] / Photo: George Platt Lynes
Inscribed, verso, lower left: 107 [encircled]
Two copyright and permissions stamps in red, verso, lower center

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 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.