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Sarah Greenough, “Alfred Stieglitz/The Beach, Katwyk/1894, printed 1929/1934,” Alfred Stieglitz Key Set, NGA Online Editions, (accessed April 25, 2024).

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For Stieglitz’s description of boats landing in Katwijk, see Key Set number 225.

Other Collections

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

Kicken Berlin, P8804033 [platinum] (inscribed: Katwyk / Alfred Stieglitz)

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:

1899, Newark (no. 246, as On Katwyk Beach—A Sketch in Gum)
1899, New York, Camera Club (no. 49, as Katwyk Beach, 1894–1899, carbon enlargement)
1900, Philadelphia (no. 167, as The Beach: Katwyk)
1901, London (no. 5, as The Beach—Katwyk)
1901, New York, Camera Club (no. 169, as Katwyk Beach)
1902, New York, National Arts Club (no. 133, as Katwyk Beach, 1894)
1934, New York (no. 19, as Beach at Katwyk, 1894)

Lifetime Publications

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

F. Schiffner, “Zur Geschichte der Künstlerischen Photographie,” Photographisches Centralblatt 4 (December 1898): 435 (ill., untitled)


by later hand, on mount, center right verso, in graphite: F


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. 228.

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