Collection Artwork
George Platt Lynes (East Orange, New Jersey, 1907 – 1955, New York)
[Melissa Hayden, Frank Hobi, and Pat McBride in "Serenade," choreography by George Balancine, costumes by Jean Lurçcat]
probably c. 1950
gelatin silver print
Melissa Hayden
Frank Hobi
Pat McBride
paper size: 10 x 8 in.
image size: 9 1/4 x 7 1/2 in.
Gift of Robert Tracy, Class of 1977
probably photographed in New York, New York, United States, North America
1986.227
Inscribed, verso, upper center: Melissa Hayden [underlined in green], Frank Hobi, Pat McBride
Inscribed, verso, center: Serenade / George Platt Lynes / Courtesy Dance Collection
Inscribed in red, verso, lower left: page 113
Inscribed in orange, verso, lower right: 127
Inscribed, verso, lower left: 138 [encircled]
Inscribed, verso, upper center: 33 to 42 [underlined] / DP [underlined] / CIANO
Stamped in red, verso, upper left, upside down: THIS MATERIAL MAY BE / PROTECTED BY THE COPYRIGHT / LAW (TITLE 17, U.S. CODE)
Stamped in red, 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

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.