Collection Artwork
George Platt Lynes (East Orange, New Jersey, 1907 – 1955, New York)
[Mary Ellen Moylan in unidentified production]
early 1940s
gelatin silver print
Mary Ellen Moylan (Cincinnati, Ohio, 1925 – 2020, Redmond, Washington)
paper size: 10 x 8 in.
image size: 9 1/4 x 7 1/4 in.
Gift of Robert Tracy, Class of 1977
1986.273
Handwritten in blue ink, paper verso, center: Mary Ellen Moylan [circled in green pencil] / Photo: George Platt Lynes
Handwritten in black ink, paper verso, lower center: Courtesy Dance Collection
Handwritten in pencil, paper verso, lower left: 94 [encircled] Stamped in red ink, paper verso, upper center, upside down: THIS MATERIAL MAY BE / PROTECTED BY THE COPYRIGHT / LAW (TITLE 17, U.S. CODE)
Stamped in red ink, paper verso, upper center, below previously listed stamp, 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

Ongoing Research

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Pattern by Madeleine Welsch ’17
Inspired by the exhibition Someday is Now: The Art of Corita Kent
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.