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Sarah Greenough, “Alfred Stieglitz/A Gutach Peasant Girl/1894, printed 1895/1896,” Alfred Stieglitz Key Set, NGA Online Editions, https://purl.org/nga/collection/artobject/205684 (accessed May 14, 2021).

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Key Set Entry

Related Key Set Photographs

  • Alfred Stieglitz
    The Little Milkmaid
    1894, printed 1929/1934
    platinum print
    Key Set Number 189
    same negative
  • Alfred Stieglitz
    Black Forest Girl
    1894, printed 1929/1934
    gelatin silver print
    Key Set Number 190
    same negative

Remarks

For Stieglitz's description of Gutach, where this view was made, see Key Set number 171.

Other Collections

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

The Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, 1999.20.1

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:

1921, New York (no. 8, as Little Milkmaid, 1894)
1934, New York (no. 13, as Black Forest Girl, 1894)
1941, New York (no. 17, as Little Milk Maid—Black Forest, Germany, 1894)

Lifetime Publications

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

Alfred Stieglitz, “A Natural Background for Out-of-Door Portraiture,” The American Annual of Photography and Photographic Times Almanac for 1898 (New York, 1897): 210 (ill., untitled)

Inscription

by Alfred Stieglitz, on interleaving tissue, upper right, in graphite: A Gutach Peasant Girl, / 1894.

Provenance

Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.

Associated Names
O'Keeffe, Georgia
Bibliography
2002
Greenough, Sarah. Alfred Stieglitz: The Key Set: The Alfred Stieglitz Collection of Photographs. Washington, 2002: vol. 1, cat. 188.
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