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Sarah Greenough, “Alfred Stieglitz/At Lake Como/1887, printed 1895/1896,” Alfred Stieglitz Key Set, NGA Online Editions, (accessed October 02, 2022).

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National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2006.3.1.20

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:

1893, New York (no. 191, as Washerwomen at Lake Como)
1893, Philadelphia (no. 517, as At Lake Como)
1894, Milan
1899, New York (no. 32, as At Lake Como, 1887–1899, platinum direct)
1903, Denver (no. 143, as At Lake Como)

Lifetime Publications

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

Photographische Mitteilungen 25 (June 1888): opp. 73 (ill., Am Garda-See)

The Photographic Times 23 (1 December 1893): 684 (ill., At Lake Como, photogravure)

The American Amateur Photographer 7:12 (December 1895): 565 (ill., untitled)

Charles DeKay, “The Photographer As Artist,” The New York Times Illustrated Magazine (4 June 1899): 6 (ill., At Lake Como)


by Alfred Stieglitz, on interleaving tissue, lower right, in graphite: At Lake Como / 1887


Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.

Associated Names
O'Keeffe, Georgia
Exhibition History
Alfred Stieglitz: Known and Unknown, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, June 2–September 2, 2002; The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, October 6, 2002–January 5, 2003
Greenough, Sarah. Alfred Stieglitz: The Key Set: The Alfred Stieglitz Collection of Photographs. Washington, 2002: vol. 1, cat. 47.
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