Key Set Entry
Behind Kitty is Picasso’s charcoal drawing Head of a Woman, 1909 (The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York), exhibited at 291 from 12 to 26 January 1915.
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:
1921, New York (no. 59, as Kitty—at “291”, 1915)
by Alfred Stieglitz, on mount, upper left verso, in graphite: Exhibition 1921 / Kitty at 291 / 1915 Spring
by later hand, on mount, lower left verso, in graphite: 56 D
Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.
- Alfred Stieglitz: Known and Unknown, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, June 2–September 2, 2002; The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, October 6, 2002–January 5, 2003
- Greenough, Sarah. Alfred Stieglitz: The Key Set: The Alfred Stieglitz Collection of Photographs. Washington, 2002: vol. 1, cat. 399.