Collection Artwork
George Platt Lynes (East Orange, New Jersey, 1907 – 1955, New York)
[Maria Tallchief and Francisco Moncion in "Symphony in C," 1st movement, choreography by George Balanchine, costumes by Karinska]
1948
gelatin silver print
Maria Tallchief
Francisco Moncion
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
1986.385
Handwritten, paper verso, upper center: MARIA TALLCHIEF [“TALLCHIEF” underlined in green pencil] + / Francisco Moncion / Symphony in C 1948 / 1st Movement / George Platt Lynes / Dance Collection
Handwritten in orange pencil, paper verso, lower left: 147+[?]
Stamped in red, paper verso, lower center: THIS MATERIAL MAY BE / PROTECTED BY THE COPYRIGHT / LAW (TITLE 17, U.S. CODE)
Stamped in red, paper verso, lower center: FOR PERMISSION ( $ FEES) TO FURTHER / REPRODUCE FOR PUBLICATION, PLEASE WRITE: / ASSISTANT TO THE CHIEF ROOM 513 / PERFORMING ARTS RESEARCH CENTER / THE NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY AT LINCOLN CENTER / 111 AMSTERDAM AVENUE / NEW YORK, N.Y. 10023
Handwritten in green pencil, paper verso, lower center, on top of above-listed stamps: 36 to 53 / [horizontal line] / DP / [horizontal line] / CIANO
Handwritten in blue ink, paper verso, upper left: 126.

Ongoing Research

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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.