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lower left, in graphite: A.S. / 1902; all on backing board: center, in black ink, on Collection of Alfred Stieglitz label: Alfred Stieglitz / original gravure / proof / Stieglitz Exhibition : Photo-Secession / Gallery, 1913. Albright Exhibition, / 1910.; center, printed on label: 14. The Flatiron -- 1902; upper right, typed on Museum of Modern Art sticker: 40.5021 / Stieglitz; center right, typed on Philadelphia Museum of Art label: Alfred Stieglitz / The Flatiron, 1902. Framed gravure / Alfred Stieglitz / 509 Madison Ave., N.Y.C.; center, stamped in black ink: An American Place stamp; all by later hands: upper center, in graphite: 19 1/4 (circled); upper right, in red grease pencil: 7-1944-146; upper right, in graphite: M; left center, in graphite: 19

Provenance

Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.

Exhibition History
1910
International Exhibition of Pictorial Photography. Albright Art Gallery, Buffalo, 1910.
1913
Stieglitz Exhibition, Photo-Secession Galleries, New York, 1913, no. 14.
1944
History of an American: "291" and After, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, 1944, no. 16.
1983
Greenough/Hamilton 1983, no. 31.
1989
Greenough 1989, pl. 195.
1992
NGA Stieglitz 1992, no. 34.
2001
Modern Art and America: Alfred Stieglitz and His New York Galleries, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2001, no. 26.
Bibliography
1903
Camera Work 4 (October 1903): pl. I.
1946
Twice A Year 14/15 (Fall-Winter 1946-1947): pp. 188-190.
1983
Greenough/Hamilton 1983, no. 31.
1991
Peters, Sarah Whitaker. Becoming O'Keeffe: The Early Years. New York, 1991: pl. 142.
1994
Leavell, Linda. Marianne Moore and the Visual Arts. Baton Rouge and London, 1994: fig. 27.
2000
Modern Art and America: Alfred Stieglitz and His New York Galleries. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2001: no. 26.