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Sarah Greenough, “Alfred Stieglitz/The Jungfrau/1894, printed 1895/1896,” Alfred Stieglitz Key Set, NGA Online Editions, https://purl.org/nga/collection/artobject/205696 (accessed December 13, 2019).

 

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Key Set Entry

Related Key Set Photographs

Stieglitz Collections

A corresponding print was given to the following institution(s) by Alfred Stieglitz during his lifetime, or was received or acquired from the estate:

George Eastman Museum, Rochester, 83:0660:0015 [lantern slide] (inscribed: The Jungfrau from Murren, Swiss / 86 / Alfred Stieglitz / The Camera Club, N.Y.)

Other Collections

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

The Israel Museum, Jerusalem (inscribed: Alfred Stieglitz / The Jungfrau / 1894)

National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2006.3.1.22

Location unknown

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:

probably 1895, London, Salon (no. 313, as The Jungfrau)
probably 1895, Salzburg (silver medal)
probably 1896, Paris (no. 575, as La Jungfrau, platinum)
1897, London, R.P.S. (no. 440, as The Jungfrau Group from Mürren, lantern slide)
1899, New York (no. 6, as The Jungfrau, 1894, platinum direct)
probably 1900, Newark, Ohio (no. 166, as The Jungfrau, 1894)
probably 1903, Cleveland (no. 14, as The Jungfrau)

Lifetime Publications

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

“Alfred Stieglitz and His Latest Work,” The Photographic Times 28:4 (April 1896): 164 (ill., The Jungfrau)

W. I. Lincoln Adams, Sunlight and Shadow (New York, 1897): 27 (ill., The Jungfrau)

Inscription

by Alfred Stieglitz, on interleaving tissue, lower right, in graphite: The Jungfrau / 1894

Provenance

Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.

Associated Names
O'Keeffe, Georgia
Exhibition History
2002
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
Bibliography
2002
Greenough, Sarah. Alfred Stieglitz: The Key Set: The Alfred Stieglitz Collection of Photographs. Washington, 2002: vol. 1, cat. 137.
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