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 3/8 x 7 1/4 in.
Gift of Robert Tracy, Class of 1977
1986.275
Handwritten in blue ink, paper verso, center: Mary Ellen Moylan [name encircled in green pencil] / Photo: George Platt Lynes
Handwritten in black ink, paper verso, lower center: Courtesy Dance Collection
Stamped in red ink, paper verso, upper center, 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 / THIS MATERIAL MAY BE / PROTECTED BY THE COPYRIGHT / LAW (TITLE 17, U.S. CODE)
Handwritten in green ink, paper verso, center right: 96+ [?]
Handwritten in black ink, paper verso, lower center: 42 ½ to 41 / [horizontal line] / DP / [horizontal line] / CIANO
Handwritten in pencil, paper verso, lower left: 96 [encircled in pencil]

Ongoing Research

Research on our collection is ongoing. If you have resources you’d like to share, please contact Associate Curator Rebecca McNamara.
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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.