Exhibitions/ Art Object

Scene from "Picnic at Tintagel"

Artist:
George Platt Lynes (American, East Orange, New Jersey 1907–1955 New York)
Date:
1952, printed ca. 1953
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
33.6 x 26.6 cm. (13 1/4 x 10 1/2 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Lincoln Kirstein, 1986
Accession Number:
1986.1110.13
Rights and Reproduction:
© Estate of George Platt Lynes
Not on view
Inscription: printed on label affixed to mount, recto, LC: "JACQUES D'AMBOISE - DIANA ADAMS - ROBERT BARNETT// - FRANCISCO MONCION - EDWINA FONTAINE - BROOKS JACKSON - // STANLEY ZOMPAKOS in 'TICNIC AT TINTAGEL' (Bax - Ashton - Beaton) 1952"; in green ink, verso, C: "page 93" [crossed out in pencil and "91" added]
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. "Picnic at Tintagel" produced by the NYC Ballet, premiere February 28, 1952, City Center
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