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upper left, printed in black ink: COPYRIGHT 1897 BY ALFRED STIEGLITZ

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Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.

Bibliography
1897
James B. Carrington, "Night Photography," Scribner's Magazine 22 (November 1897), 627 ("The Plaza" / "Taken at 9 P.M., in January 1897. Time of exposure fifty seconds.").
1897
Picturesque Bits of New York and Other Studies. New York, 1897: unnumbered ("Reflections: Night -- New York").
1897
The American Annual of Photography and Photographic Times Almanac for 1898 (New York, 1897), opp. 19 ("The Plaza at Night").
1898
Die Kunst in Der Photographie 2 (1898), unpaginated ("Nachtbild").
1898
M. [F. Matthies-Masuren], "Alfred Stieglitz -- New York," Photographisches Centralblatt 4 (December 1898), opp. 430 ("Nachtreflexe").
1898
Wade, Elizabeth Flint. "Photography -- Its Marvels", St. Nicholas. September 1898: 957 ("Night Reflections").
1899
Theodore Dreiser, "A Master of Photography," Success Magazine 2 (10 June 1899), 471 ("Reflections -- Night").
1900
Das Atelier des Photographen 7 (1900), 119 ("Reflections, Night").
1900
"Ueber die amerikanische Kunstphotographie," Photographische Rundschau 14:4 (April 1900), 88 ("Reflections, Night").
1901
Caffin, Charles H. Photography as a Fine Art. New York, 1901: opp. 36 ("Reflections -- Night, New York").
1901
Charles H. Caffin, "Photography as a Fine Art. II. -- Alfred Stieglitz and His Work," Everybody's Magazine 4 (April 1901), 366 ("Reflections -- Night, New York, 1896").
1904
Sadakichi Hartmann, "Aesthetic Activity in Photography," Brush and Pencil 14:1 (April 1904), 35 ("Reflections -- Night").
1905
Holme, Charles, ed. Art in Photography. London, 1905: pl. US.VIII ("Reflections-Night").
1909
Sadakitchi Hartmann, "Recent Conquests in Night Photography," The Photographic Times 41 (December 1909), 442 ("Reflections, Night -- Hotel Savoy").
1911
J. Nilsen Laurvik, "Alfred Stieglitz, Pictorial Photographer," The International Studio 44:174 (August 1911), 26 ("Reflections -- Savoy Hotel").
1924
Freed, Clarence I. "Alfred Stieglitz -- Genius of the Camera," The American Hebrew, 114, 18 January 1924: 305 ("Wet Pavements").
1943
"Speaking of Pictures...These are by one of Photography's Pioneers," Life 14:14 (5 April 1943), 6 ("Night / 1897").
2002
Greenough 2002, cat. 252.