Collection Artwork
[Felia Doubrovska in "Orphée aux Enfers," choreography by George Balanchine, costumes by Carre Aumont and Abel]
gelatin silver print, white ink
Felia Doubrovska (St. Petersburg, Russia, 1896 – 1981, New York, New York)
Manuel Frères
paper size: 10 x 8 1/8 in.
image size: 9 5/8 x 7 5/8 in.
Gift of Robert Tracy, Class of 1977
Handwritten, paper verso, center: Felia Doubrovska [“Doubrovska” underlined in green pencil] / Orphee [sic] aux Enfers / 1932  | Handwritten, paper verso, upper left, sideways: 36
Handwritten, paper verso, center, upside down and diagonal: 50 to 18 – DP [underlined] / CIANO/LIFE
Handwritten in green pencil, paper verso, upper right: C [encircled]
Handwritten in red pen, paper verso, center right, sideways along edge: 1 DP 45+% [illegible] LIFE
Handwritten in pencil, paper verso, lower left: 31 [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 Madeleine Welsch ’17
Inspired by the exhibition Someday is Now: The Art of Corita Kent
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.