Collection Artwork
Boris Lipnitzki (Oster, Chernihiv Province of the Russian Empire (now Ukraine), 1887 – 1971, Paris, France)
[Felia Doubrovska in "Apollo, Leader of the Muses" (or "Apollon Musagète"), choreography by George Balanchine]
gelatin silver print, white ink
Felia Doubrovska (St. Petersburg, Russia, 1896 – 1981, New York, New York)
paper size: 8 x 10 in.
image size: 5 3/8 x 8 1/4 in.
Gift of Robert Tracy, Class of 1977
probably photographed in Paris, France, Europe
Inscribed in pencil, paper verso, center, diagonal: Felia Doubrovska [“Doubrovska” underlined in green] in / “Apollon Musagète” / 1928 / 1st costume
Inscribed in green, paper verso, center right: D [circled]
Inscribed in blue ink, verso, upper left: APOLLO 1928 / ode, [crossed through]
Inscribed in blue ink, paper verso, upper right: 1928 [illegible]
Inscribed in red ink, paper verso, center right edge, sideways: 1[?] DP 50%
Inscribed in red ink, paper verso, lower right: Aug ’80
Inscribed in pencil, paper verso, lower left: 30 [encircled]

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.