Collection Artwork
[Marie-Jeanne and Lew Christensen in "Apollo, Leader of the Muses" (or "Apollon Musagète"), choreography by George Balanchine, costumes by Tomás Santa Rosa]
gelatin silver print, white ink
Marie-Jeanne (New York, New York, 1920 – 2007, Austin, Texas)
Lew Christensen
paper size: 10 x 8 in.
image size: 9 1/4 x 6 3/4 in.
Gift of Robert Tracy, Class of 1977
Handwritten in pencil, paper verso, upper center: Apollo / Lew Christensen + Marie Jeanne [“Marie Jeanne” underlined in green pencil] / Photo Schulmann
Handwritten in blue ink, paper verso, center: Courtesy Dance Collection
Various numerical annotations, paper verso

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 Monica Andrews '19
Inspired by the exhibition 3-D Doings: The Imagist Object in Chicago Art, 1964-1980
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.