Collection Artwork
Louis Jean Baptiste (France, 1837 – c. 1881, France)
Figure Studies for Artists
c. 1875
albumen print on board
Calavas frères (active 1875 – 1930)
11 7/8 x 8 5/8 in.
frame size: 21 x 17 3/4 x 1 1/4 in.
The Jack Shear Collection of Photography at the Tang Teaching Museum
printed in Paris, France, Europe
Stamped, upper right, mat: 34
Stamped, lower center, at edge of mat: CALAVAS FRÈRES Éditeurs, 68, rue de Lafayette, PARIS

Ongoing Research

Research on our collection is ongoing. If you have resources you’d like to share, please contact Associate Curator Rebecca McNamara.
Pattern by Emma Fritschel ’19
Inspired by the exhibition Twice Drawn
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.