Collection Artwork
George Platt Lynes (East Orange, New Jersey, 1907 – 1955, New York)
[Alexandra Danilova, possibly in "Song of Norway," choreography by George Balanchine]
probably mid-1940s
gelatin silver print
Alexandra Danilova
paper size: 10 x 8 in.
image size: 9 1/8 x 7 3/8 in.
Gift of Robert Tracy, Class of 1977
1986.431
Handwritten, paper verso, center: Alexandre [sic] Danilova [encircled in green pencil] 1946 / Song of Norway ? / George Platt Lynes / Courtesy Dance Collection
Handwritten in blue ink, paper verso, lower right, upside down: 146.
Stamped in red ink, paper verso, upper left, upside down: 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
Stamped in red ink, paper verso, upper center, upside down: THIS MATERIAL MAY BE / PROTECTED BY THE COPYRIGHT / LAW (TITLE 17, U.S. CODE)

Ongoing Research

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Pattern by Erin Barry ’16
Inspired by the exhibition The Jewel Thief
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.