Collection Artwork
[Karin von Aroldingen and Christopher d'Amboise in "Tango," choreography by George Balanchine]
1982
gelatin silver print, white ink
Martha Swope (Tyler, Texas, 1928 – 2017, New York, New York)
Christopher d'Amboise
Karin von Aroldingen
paper size: 8 x 10 in.
image size: 8 x 10 in.
Gift of Robert Tracy, Class of 1977
photographed in New York, New York, United States, North America
1986.412
Handwritten in red ink, paper verso, upper left: Just use / a cut out / of Karin if possible
Stamped in black ink, paper verso, upper center: TANGO / Music: Igor Stravinsky / Choreography: George Balanchine
Stamped in black ink, paper verso, center left: CHRISTOPHER D’AMBOISE
Stamped in black ink, paper verso, center right: KARIN von AROLDINGEN [encircled in green pencil]
Stamped in black ink, paper verso, center: THIS IS AN ORIGINAL PHOTO - / [horizontal line] / PLEASE RETURN TO PRESS OFFICE / NEW YORK CITY BALLET / NEW YORK STATE THEATER / LINCOLN CENTER PLAZA / NEW YORK, NY 10023
Stamped in black ink, paper verso, lower left: NEW YORK CITY BALLET / NEW YORK STATE THEATER / 64TH ST. & BROADWAY / NEW YORK, N. Y. 10023
Stamped in black ink, paper verso, lower right: PHOTOGRAPH BY / MARTHA SWOPE / NEW YORK CITY
Handwritten, paper verso, upper right: 4707 9
Handwritten, paper verso, center left, sideways: 143
Handwritten, paper verso, center left, sideways: 42 to 60 / [horizontal line] / DP / [horizontal line] / CIANO
Smudged, illegible partial stamps, paper verso, upper center, center, and lower center

Ongoing Research

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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.