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Sarah Greenough, “Alfred Stieglitz/Mending Nets/1894, printed 1895/1896,” Alfred Stieglitz Key Set, NGA Online Editions, (accessed February 03, 2023).

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Key Set Entry

Related Key Set Photographs

  • Alfred Stieglitz
    The Net Mender
    carbon print
    Key Set Number 212
    same negative
  • Alfred Stieglitz
    On the Dunes
    1894, printed 1895/1896
    platinum print
    Key Set Number 214


For more information about this photograph, see Key Set number 212.

Other Collections

A print corresponding with this photograph can also be found in the following collection(s):

Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg, KPh 57, P1988.118 [albumen]

Princeton University Art Museum, 1999.192 (inscribed: Mending Nets)

Location unknown


by Alfred Stieglitz, on interleaving tissue, lower right, in graphite: Mending Nets / 1894


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. 213.
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