Collection Artwork
[Tamara Toumanova rehearsing "La Concurrence," choreography by George Balanchine, costumes by Karinska]
gelatin silver print, white ink
Tamara Toumanova (born Siberia, Russia, 1996 Santa Monica, California)
paper size: 8 x 10 in.
image size: 7 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.
Gift of Robert Tracy, Class of 1977
Handwritten in black ink, paper verso, upper left: TAMARA TOUMANOVA / Rehearsing before the performance / of “Concurrence” Paris 1932
Handwritten in black ink, paper verso, center: Courtesy Tamara Toumanova collection
Handwritten in blue ink, paper verso, lower left, sideways: 92.
Handwritten in blue, paper verso, lower center, upside down: 5/5[?] – DP – CIANO [“CIANO” underlined]
Handwritten in red ink, paper verso, upper right, on tape adhered to paper, upside down: P.50 / 55

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 Nathan Bloom ’21
Inspired by the performance Honey Baby in the exhibition Janine Antoni & Stephen Petronio: Entangle
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.