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Sarah Greenough, “Alfred Stieglitz/The Swimming Lesson/1906, printed 1911,” Alfred Stieglitz Key Set, NGA Online Editions, https://purl.org/nga/collection/artobject/204625 (accessed August 21, 2019).

 

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Key Set Entry

Remarks

Kitty and an unknown man (possibly Stieglitz) are depicted here.

Lifetime Exhibitions

A print from the same negative—perhaps a photograph from the Gallery’s collection—appeared in the following exhibition(s) during Alfred Stieglitz’s lifetime:

1910, Buffalo (no. 436, as The Swimming Lesson, Lake George, 1905, bromide)
1913, New York (no. 20, as The Swimming Lesson, Lake George, 1905)

Lifetime Publications

A reproduction of this work appeared in the following publication(s) during Alfred Stieglitz’s lifetime:

Camera Work 36 (October 1911): pl. 11 (ill., The Swimming Lesson, 1906)

Note

Image courtesy of the Philadelphia Museum of Art

Provenance

Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.

Associated Names
O'Keeffe, Georgia
Exhibition History
1992
Stieglitz in the Darkroom, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, October 4, 1992–February 14, 1993
Bibliography
2002
Greenough, Sarah. Alfred Stieglitz: The Key Set: The Alfred Stieglitz Collection of Photographs. Washington, 2002: vol. 1, cat. 307.
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