Inscribed, lower center, directly below image: When he was a young man, it was impossible that / he might grow old. Now that he is old, he cannot / remember ever having been young. Signed and numbered, lower center: Duane Michals 4/25 Inscribed in pencil, verso, center, upside down: 55478 / C1-4A / 55178 / 6 [in circle]
Research on our collection is ongoing. If you have resources you’d like to share, please contact Associate Curator Rebecca McNamara.
Inspired by the exhibition 3-D Doings: The Imagist Object in Chicago Art, 1964-1980
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.