Collection Artwork
Carl Van Vechten (Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 1880 – 1964, New York, New York)
[Paul Taylor in "Episodes," choreographed by George Balanchine]
January 12, 1960
gelatin silver print
paper size: 5 3/8 x 3 3/8 in.
image size: 5 3/8 x 3 3/8 in.
The Jack Shear Collection of Photography at the Tang Teaching Museum
probably photographed in New York, New York, United States, North America
2017.41.791
Blindstamped, lower right: PHOT[OGR]APH BY / CARL VAN VECHTEN
Inscribed, verso: Dear Bill, I will / hear from you soon, / I hope. It has / been a long time / too long. I adore / The [illegible] book / on [illegible]. But / it has a special / significance / because you / sent it. Goodnight / [illegible] / [illegible] / Sunday

Ongoing Research

Research on our collection is ongoing. If you have resources you’d like to share, please contact Associate Curator Rebecca McNamara.
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Pattern by Atlan Arceo-Witzl ’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.