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Sarah Greenough, “Alfred Stieglitz/From a Lenbach Sketch/1886, printed 1895/1896,” Alfred Stieglitz Key Set, NGA Online Editions, https://purl.org/nga/collection/artobject/205713 (accessed December 09, 2019).

 

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Remarks

Through friendships with sculptors Moses Ezekiel and Erdmann Encke, Stieglitz received commissions to photograph paintings and drawings by fellow artists, including Franz von Lenbach. The subject and date of the sketch have not been identified.

Inscription

by Alfred Stieglitz, on interleaving tissue, lower right, in graphite: From a Lenbach Sketch / 1886

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. 32.
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