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lower left, in graphite: AS; on mount, lower right, in graphite: #2 Stieglitz # 4 [crossed out] Sg 9 3/4 + 12 3/4; all on backing board: center verso, in black ink on Collection of Alfred Stieglitz label: Alfred Stieglitz / Original Gravure / Proof / Exhibition Alfred Stieglitz Photo / Secession Gallery, 1913.; typed on label: 9. THE STREET, FIFTH AVENUE--1896; upper right verso: 1944 Philadelphia Museum of Art label; by Georgia O'Keeffe, lower left verso, in graphite: 122B

Provenance

Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.

Exhibition History
1902
See Greenough 2002, cat. 266, for a complete exhibition history of this image.
1913
Stieglitz Exhibition, Photo Secession Galleries, New York, 24 February - 15 March 1913, no. 9.
1944
History of an American: "291" and After, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1944, no. 13.
2002
Alfred Stieglitz: Known and Unknown, National Gallery of Art, Washington; The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 2002-2003, as The Street, Fifth Avenue.
Bibliography
1903
Bausch & Lomb Lens Souvenir, Rochester, 1903.
1903
Camera Work 3 (July 1903), pl. 3 ("The Street -- Design for a Poster").
1903
John Corbin, "The Twentieth Century City," Scribner's Magazine 33:3 (March 1903), 265 ("The Astoria in the Background -- A Winter Day").
1904
Die Photographische Kunst im Jahre 1904: Ein Jahrbuch für Künstlerische Photographie: unpaginated ("The Street").
1904
Joesph Keiley, "American Pictorial Photographers. Alfred Stieglitz," Photography 17:797 (20 February 1904), 149 ("Winter -- The Street").
1904
Photographische Rundschau und Photographisches Centralblatt 18 (August 1904), between 190 and 191 ("The Street").
1904
Sidney Allen [Sadakichi Hartmann], "The Exhibition of the Photo-Secession," The Photographic Times 36:3 (March 1904), 103 ("The Avenue").
1904
The Work of Alfred Stieglitz [published by Camera Notes] (New York, 1904), unnumbered ("The Street -- Design for a Poster").
1910
Sidney Allen [Sadakichi Hartmann], "What Photographers May Learn from the Old and New Masters," The Photographic Times 42 (September 1910), 340 ("The Avenue").
1911
Laurvik, J. Nilsen. "Alfred Stieglitz, Pictorial Photographer," The International Studio 44 (August 1911), unpaginated ("Fifth Avenue in Winter").
2002
Greenough 2002, cat. 267.