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Sarah Greenough, “Alfred Stieglitz/Two Towers—New York/1911, printed in or before 1913,” Alfred Stieglitz Key Set, NGA Online Editions, https://purl.org/nga/collection/artobject/35477 (accessed September 23, 2019).

 

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Key Set Entry

Related Key Set Photographs

  • Alfred Stieglitz (editor/publisher) after Various Artists
    Alfred Stieglitz
    Two Towers—New York
    1911, printed 1913
    photogravure
    Key Set Number 351
    same negative

Remarks

For more information about this photograph, see Key Set number 351.

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:

The Art Institute of Chicago, 1949.844

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 49.55.19

Inscription

by Alfred Stieglitz, lower left, in graphite: Two Towers—New York / 1911; lower right: Alfred Stieglitz 1911

on backing board, center verso, on Alfred Stieglitz Collection label, in black ink: Alfred Stieglitz The Two Towers / New York, 1912 / Original Gravure / Proof / Stieglitz Exhibition, Photo-Secession / Gallery, 1913; center verso: [An American Place stamp]; center right verso: 1944 Philadelphia Museum of Art label

by later hand, lower left verso, in graphite: 139A; lower right, in graphite: 2

Provenance

Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.

Associated Names
O'Keeffe, Georgia
Bibliography
2002
Greenough, Sarah. Alfred Stieglitz: The Key Set: The Alfred Stieglitz Collection of Photographs. Washington, 2002: vol. 1, cat. 352.
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