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Sarah Greenough, “Alfred Stieglitz/Georgia Engelhard, Georgia O'Keeffe, Selma Stieglitz Schubart, and Joseph Obermeyer/1920/1922,” Alfred Stieglitz Key Set, NGA Online Editions, (accessed June 17, 2019).


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Selma Stieglitz Schubart was Alfred’s younger sister.

Joseph Obermeyer and Stieglitz studied together at the Technische Hochschule, Berlin, and on their return to the United States they went into business together at the Heliochrome Engraving Company. Obermeyer was the brother of Stieglitz’s first wife Emmy.

This photograph and Key Set numbers 630 and 632 were all made from the same negative.


by later hand, on mount, upper left verso, in graphite: 199 A


Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.

Exhibition History
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. 631.
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