Collection Artwork
George Platt Lynes (East Orange, New Jersey, 1907 – 1955, New York)
[Doris Breckenridge, Jillana, Todd Bolender, Patricia Wilde, and Janet Reed in "The Card Game," choreography by George Balanchine, costumes by Irene Sharaff]
1951
gelatin silver print
Patricia Wilde (Ottawa, Canada, 1928 – 2021, Stephens City, Virginia)
Doris Breckenridge (Amarillo, Texas, 1929 – 2014, Durango, Colorado)
Jillana
Todd Bolender (Canton, Ohio, 1914 – 2006, Kansas City, Kansas)
paper size: 8 x 10 in.
image size: 7 1/4 x 9 1/4 in.
Gift of Robert Tracy, Class of 1977
probably photographed in New York, New York, United States, North America
1986.207
Handwritten, paper verso, upper left: L to R / Jillana, Patricia Wilde, Doris Breckenridge / And Janet Reed
Handwritten, paper verso, center, sideways: Jeu de Cartes
Handwritten, paper verso, lower center, sideways: Todd Bolender
Handwritten, paper verso, center right: George Platt Lynes / Courtesy Dance Collection
Handwritten in orange pencil, paper verso, upper right: History #3
Handwritten in orange pencil, paper verso, lower center: 43 to 27 / [horizontal line] 63 / [DP] / [horizontal line] / CIANO
Handwritten in blue pencil, paper verso, lower right: p. 95 [encircled in red]
Handwritten, paper verso, lower left: 127 [encircled]
Two copyright stamps in red ink, paper verso, center right

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.