Collection Artwork
Martha Swope (Tyler, Texas, 1928 – 2017, New York, New York)
[Suzanne Farrell and Arthur Mitchell in "Metastaseis and Pithoprakta,” choreography by George Balanchine]
1968
gelatin silver print
Suzanne Farrell
Arthur Mitchell
paper size: 8 x 10 in.
image size: 8 x 10 in.
Gift of Robert Tracy, Class of 1977
probably photographed in New York, New York, United States, North America
1986.70
Inscribed, verso, upper center: Suzanne Farrell [“Suzanne Farrell” encircled in green] / Arthur Mitchell
Inscribed, verso, center: Metastaseis + Pithoprakta
Inscribed in orange, verso, lower center: OL [?]
Inscribed, verso, lower center, upside down: 60 to 42 / DP / CIANO
Inscribed, verso, upper right: A13 1207 13A
Inscribed, verso, upper right: PAGE 152
Stamped verso, lower right: © 1983 MARTHA SWOPE / This photograph cannot be reproduced / without the above copyright notice / and the authorization of Martha Swope / 460 West 43rd St., N.Y., N.Y. 110036

Ongoing Research

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Pattern by Erin Barry ’16
Inspired by the exhibition The Jewel Thief
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.