Collection Artwork
[Tamara Toumanova rehearsing "La Concurrence," choreography by George Balanchine, costumes by Karinska]
1932
gelatin silver print, white ink
Tamara Toumanova (born Siberia, Russia, 1996 Santa Monica, California)
paper size: 8 x 10 in.
image size: 7 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.
Gift of Robert Tracy, Class of 1977
1986.181
Handwritten in black ink, paper verso, upper left: TAMARA TOUMANOVA / Rehearsing before the performance / of “Concurrence” Paris 1932
Handwritten in black ink, paper verso, center: Courtesy Tamara Toumanova collection
Handwritten in blue ink, paper verso, lower left, sideways: 92.
Handwritten in blue, paper verso, lower center, upside down: 5/5[?] – DP – CIANO [“CIANO” underlined]
Handwritten in red ink, paper verso, upper right, on tape adhered to paper, upside down: P.50 / 55

Ongoing Research

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Pattern by Atlan Arceo-Witzl ’18
Inspired by the exhibition Other Side: Art, Object, Self
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.