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by Alfred Stieglitz, lower left, in graphite: Two Towers -- New York / 1911; lower right: Alfred Stieglitz 1911

by later hand, lower right, in graphite: 2; on backing board, center verso, on Alfred Stieglitz Collection label, in black ink: Alfred Stieglitz The Two Towers / New York, 1912 / Original Gravure / Proof / Stieglitz Exhibition, Photo-Secession / Gallery, 1913; center verso: An American Place stamp; center right verso: 1944 Philadelphia Museum of Art label

by later hand, lower left verso, in graphite: 139A

Provenance

Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.

Exhibition History
1913
Stieglitz Exhibition, Photo Secession Galleries, New York, 1913, no. 30, as Two Towers, New York, 1911
1915
Photo Secession Galleries, New York, 1915, no. 25, as The Two Towers, New York, 1912.
1944
History of an American: "291" and After, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, 1944, no. 25.
Bibliography
1913
Camera Work 44, October 1913, pl. 2 ("Two Towers -- New York").
2002
Greenough 2002, cat. 352.