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Sarah Greenough, “Alfred Stieglitz/A Bit of New York/1913,” Alfred Stieglitz Key Set, NGA Online Editions, https://purl.org/nga/collection/artobject/35524 (accessed May 21, 2019).

 

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Key Set Entry

Remarks

The view is probably from a window at 291, looking south toward Madison Square Garden and the Metropolitan Life Building.

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:

1921, New York (no. 79, as A Bit of New York, 1913)

Inscription

by Alfred Stieglitz, on mount, upper left verso, in graphite: Exhibition / 1921; center left verso: N.Y.

by Georgia O'Keeffe, on mount, lower left verso, in graphite: 12 B

Provenance

Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.

Exhibition History
1989
David Winton Bell Gallery, Providence, RI, 1989
Bibliography
2002
Greenough, Sarah. Alfred Stieglitz: The Key Set: The Alfred Stieglitz Collection of Photographs. Washington, 2002: vol. 1, cat. 381.
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