Collection Artwork
William Gottlieb (Brooklyn, New York, 1917 – 2006, New York, New York)
Ella Fitzgerald, Dizzy Gillespe
1947, printed later
gelatin silver print
frame size: 17 7/8 x 17 3/4 x 1 1/2 in.
mat window size: 10 3/8 x 10 3/8 in.
paper size: 11 x 14 in.
The Jack Shear Collection of Photography at the Tang Teaching Museum
photographed at the Downbeat Cafe, New York, New York, United States, North America
2015.1.381
Signed and titled in black ink, on paper, below image, lower edge, from left to right: Ella Fitzgerald, Dizzy Gillespe © William P. Gottlieb

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.