Admission is always free Directions

Open today: 11:00 to 6:00

Reader Mode
 

Copy-and-paste citation text:

Sarah Greenough, “Alfred Stieglitz/Wash Day, Venice/probably 1894, printed 1929/1934,” Alfred Stieglitz Key Set, NGA Online Editions, https://purl.org/nga/collection/artobject/35277 (accessed May 19, 2019).

 

Export as PDF


Export from an object page includes entry, notes, images, and all menu items except overview and related contents.
Export from an artist page includes image if available, biography, notes, and bibliography.
Note: Exhibition history, provenance, and bibliography are subject to change as new information becomes available.

PDF  
 

No archived versions currently available

You may download complete editions of this catalog from the catalog’s home page.

Key Set Entry

Other Collections

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

Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1995-2-3 [lantern slide] (inscribed: Wash Day. Venice. 1894)

Lifetime Publications

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

Alfred Stieglitz, “The Hand Camera—Its Present Importance,” The American Annual of Photography and Photographic Times Almanac for 1897 (New York, 1896): 20 (ill., Wash Day, Venice)

W. I. Lincoln Adams, ed., Sunlight and Shadow (New York, 1897): 70 (ill., Wash-Day, Venice)

Inscription

by Georgia O'Keeffe, on mount, lower left verso, in graphite: 106E

by later hand, on mount, lower right verso, in graphite: D

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. 165.
Related Content