Collection Artwork
[Marie-Jeanne and other dancers in "A Thousand Times Neigh," conceived by Walter Dorwin Teague]
May 21, 1940
gelatin silver print
Marie-Jeanne (New York, New York, 1920 – 2007, Austin, Texas)
William Dollar
Mary Jane Shea
Ford Motor Company
paper size: 8 x 10 in.
image size: 7 1/4 x 9 in.
Gift of Robert Tracy, Class of 1977
photographed at the Ford Pavilion, New York World's Fair, Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens, New York, United States, North America
1986.256
Inscribed in pencil, paper verso, left: Marie Jeanne center [“Marie Jeanne” underlined in green pencil] / A Thousand Times Neigh / 60+ Gift of Museum of Modern Art / Courtesy Dance Collection
Inscribed in black, paper verso: center right: 51 to 31 / [horizontal line] / DP / [horizontal line] / CIANO
Two faintly stamped copyright stamps in red, paper verso

Ongoing Research

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Pattern by Fiona McLaughlin ’20
Inspired by the exhibition Opener 28 - Erika Verzutti: Mineral
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.