Collection Artwork
Peter Beard (New York, New York, 1938 – 2020, Long Island, New York)
San Quentin Summer (T.C. & Bobby Beausoleil)
1972, printed 1981
gelatin silver print
image size: 9 x 13 3/8 in.
frame size: 17 x 21 x 1 1/4 in.
The Jack Shear Collection of Photography at the Tang Teaching Museum
photographed in San Quentin State Prison, San Quentin, California, United States, North America
Inscribed along lower edge of image, beginning lower left: 45/75 San Quentin summer (T.C. & Bobby Beausoleil)
Dated, lower center of image: 1972
Signed, lower right of image: Peter Beard
Marks on image surrounding left-most figure’s left shoe

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 Abby Fuess ’18
Inspired by the exhibition Other Side: Art, Object, Self
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.