Collection Artwork
Berenice Abbott (Springfield, Ohio, 1898 – 1991, Monson, Maine)
Portrait of Eugène Atget
1927, printed later
gelatin silver print
image size: 13 1/4 x 10 1/4 in.
paper size: 20 x 16 in.
The Jack Shear Collection of Photography at the Tang Teaching Museum
photographed in Paris, France, Europe
2015.1.194
Signed, mat, lower right, directly below image: BERENICE ABBOTT
Inscribed, mat, upper left corner: 3 [?]

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Borrowed Light:
Selections from the Jack Shear Collection
Exhibition
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Pattern by Evelyn Wang ’19
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.