Collection Artwork
[George Balanchine]
photographed 1959
gelatin silver print
George Balanchine
Henri Cartier-Bresson (Chanteloup, Seine-et-Marne, France, 1908 – 2004, Cereste, France)
paper size: 9 3/8 x 7 1/2 in.
image size: 9 3/8 x 7 1/2 in.
Gift of Robert Tracy, Class of 1977
photographed at the School of American Ballet, New York, New York, United States, North America
Handwritten in black ink, paper verso, upper left: George Balanchine
Stamped in blue ink, paper verso, upper left: NEW YORK CITY BALLET / NEW YORK STATE THEATER / LINCOLN CENTER PLAZA / NEW YORK, NEW YORK 10023 / (212) TR 7-4700
Handwritten in blue ink, paper verso, center: George
Stamped in blue ink, paper verso, center, on diagonal: PROPERTY OF / NEW [illegible] VISION / FIELD ENTERPRISES, INC.
Stamped in red ink, paper verso, center: DAILY NEWS / NOV 9 1963
Newspaper clipping adhered, paper verso, center: BALANCHINE’S / BALLET / donal j. henahan / explores / the founding of / a tradition [“BALANCHINE” encircled in blue ink; “donal j. henahan” underlined in blue ink; “henahan” encircled and scribbled through in blue ink]

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 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.