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Sarah Greenough, “Alfred Stieglitz/A Venetian Doorway/1894, printed 1895/1896,” Alfred Stieglitz Key Set, NGA Online Editions, (accessed February 22, 2024).

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Key Set Entry

Related Key Set Photographs

  • Alfred Stieglitz
    Venetian Doorway
    1894, printed 1895/1896
    gelatin silver print
    Key Set Number 161
    same negative


This photograph and Key Set number 161 are a view of the portal of Palazzo Sanudo van Axel.

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:

1896, Toronto (silver medal)
1897, London, R.P.S. (no. 440, as A Venetian Doorway, lantern slide)
1899, New York, Camera Club (no. 23, as Venetian Doorway, 1894, platinum direct)

Lifetime Publications

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

The American Amateur Photographer 7 (May 1895): 201 (ill., A Venetian Nook)


by Alfred Stieglitz, on interleaving tissue, upper right, in graphite: "A Venetian Doorway"


Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.

Associated Names

O'Keeffe, Georgia


Greenough, Sarah. Alfred Stieglitz: The Key Set: The Alfred Stieglitz Collection of Photographs. Washington, 2002: vol. 1, cat. 160.

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