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Sarah Greenough, “Alfred Stieglitz/Bly/1920,” Alfred Stieglitz Key Set, NGA Online Editions, https://purl.org/nga/collection/artobject/35600 (accessed May 22, 2019).

 

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Key Set Entry

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    Bly and Venus
    1920
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Other Collections

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

Location unknown (inscribed: This is a stray print I found made two or three years ago. The gentleman who appears on the postal with Venus—Now he lives alone near a Mountain Top—near the top of Prospect Mt our highest mountain here. He is a wonder—Always an artist. Knows the soil and the woods—If he were here I’d photograph his hands! —)

Inscription

by later hand, on mount, upper left verso, in graphite: 206 C

Provenance

Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.

Bibliography
2002
Greenough, Sarah. Alfred Stieglitz: The Key Set: The Alfred Stieglitz Collection of Photographs. Washington, 2002: vol. 1, cat. 625.
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