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Inscription

all on mount: center verso, in graphite: Savoy Hotel--N.Y. / 1898 / First Night Photograph / with Animated Life; by Georgia O'Keeffe, lower left verso, in graphite: 128D; by later hand, upper right verso, in red pencil: S (circled)

Provenance

Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.

Exhibition History
1983
Greenough/Hamilton 1983, no. 256.
1992
NGA Stieglitz 1992, no. 28.
2002
Alfred Stieglitz: Known and Unknown, National Gallery of Art, Washington; The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 2002-2003, as Savoy Hotel, New York.
Bibliography
1899
Alfred Stieglitz, "In Re-Compensating Cover Glass," Camera Notes 2:3 (January 1899), 90-91, figs. 1-3 (untitled).
1899
Charles DeKay, "The Photographer As Artist," The New York Times Illustrated Magazine (4 June 1899), 6 ("Reflections, Night").
1899
Stieglitz, Alfred. "Lantern Slide Compensating Cover Glasses," The American Amateur Photographer 11 (February 1899), 58, 60-61, figs. 1-3 (untitled).
1910
"Night Photography," Photo Miniature 9 (January 1910), 360 ("The Plaza, 5th Avenue and 59th Street, New York").
1934
Frank, Waldo et al. America and Alfred Stieglitz. New York, 1934: pl. 25d ("Night, New York, 1897").
1983
Greenough/Hamilton 1983, no. 28, pl. 14.
2002
Greenough 2002, cat. 253.