Collection Artwork
George Platt Lynes (East Orange, New Jersey, 1907 – 1955, New York)
[Tamara Toumanova in costume for unidentified production]
September 29, 1941
gelatin silver print
Tamara Toumanova (born Siberia, Russia, 1996 Santa Monica, California)
paper size: 10 x 8 in.
image size: 9 1/4 x 7 1/8 in.
Gift of Robert Tracy, Class of 1977
Handwritten in black ink, paper verso, center: Tamara Toumanova / Sept. 29, 1941 / George Platt Lynes Collection
Various handwritten annotations in blue pencil, paper verso, lower center, crossed through in same or similar pencil
Handwritten in black ink, paper verso, lower right: D [encircled]
Handwritten in blue ink, paper verso, lower right, upside down: 91.[?]
Inscribed in blue pencil, paper verso, lower edge: IDP 97% [illegible]
Inscribed in pencil, paper verso, lower left: 118 [encircled]
Two copyright stamps in red ink, paper verso, upper center, upside down

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 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.