Collection Artwork
Duane Michals (born McKeesport, Pennsylvania, 1932)
Ernestine & Danny Maffia
gelatin silver print
paper size: 8 x 10 in.
image size: 4 7/8 x 7 1/8 in.
The Jack Shear Collection of Photography at the Tang Teaching Museum
Signed in ink, verso, center right: DUANE MICHALS
Inscribed in ink, verso, lower left: ERNESTINE & DANNY MAFFIA
Dated in ink, verso, lower right: 1968
Inscribed in pencil, verso, upper center: RETAIN / VERY NARROW / BLACK BORDER / -not more than 1/16" [additional crop marks include vertical and horizontal lines, a diagonal line, and notations for a 9" width and 6 1/8"? height]
Inscribed in pencil, verso, center right, below signature: 135.1 Inscribed in pencil, verso, center: B2876[?]
Inscribed in ink, verso, lower center: 6[?]-2

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 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.