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Tanaquil Le Clercq and Nicholas Magallanes in "Jones Beach"

Artist:
George Platt Lynes (American, East Orange, New Jersey 1907–1955 New York)
Date:
1950, printed ca. 1953
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
33.6 x 26.5 cm. (13 1/4 x 10 7/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Lincoln Kirstein, 1986
Accession Number:
1986.1110.19
Rights and Reproduction:
© Estate of George Platt Lynes
Not on view
Inscription: printed on label affixed to mount, recto LC: "TANAQUIL LE CLERCQ and NICHOLAS MAGALLANES in 'JONES// BEACH' (Andriessen - Balanchine and Robbins) 1950"
Lincoln Kirstein

New-York Historical Society. "Dance in the City: Fifty Years of the New York City Ballet," April 30, 1999–August 15, 1999.

Specially printed by Lynes as part of a group of 54 prints for Kirstein's office. Premiere of "Jones Beach" March 9, 1950 at the City Center
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