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Sarah Greenough, “Alfred Stieglitz/Coenties Slip/probably 1893, printed 1929/1932,” Alfred Stieglitz Key Set, NGA Online Editions, https://purl.org/nga/collection/artobject/35237 (accessed June 20, 2019).

 

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Key Set Entry

Related Key Set Photographs

  • Alfred Stieglitz
    Five Points, New York
    probably 1893, printed 1929/1932
    gelatin silver print
    Key Set Number 81

Remarks

Though a 1932 print of this photograph is inscribed and was exhibited that year as West Street, Stieglitz made this photograph at Coenties Slip on Manhattan’s lower East side.

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:

Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University, New Haven, YCAL MSS 85, box 122, folder 2449

Library of Congress, Washington, MPH-02 A

Other Collections

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

The Museum of Modern Art, New York, SC 1997.87

Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1997-146-114 (inscribed: New York—West St—1893 / Printed for Ed. A. Norman / March 28, 1932 / S.)

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:

1932, New York (no. 34, as West Street, 1895, gelatin silver)

Inscription

by Georgia O'Keeffe, on mount, lower left verso, in graphite: 123 B

Provenance

Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.

Bibliography
2002
Greenough, Sarah. Alfred Stieglitz: The Key Set: The Alfred Stieglitz Collection of Photographs. Washington, 2002: vol. 1, cat. 80.
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