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Critic, poet, essayist, and photographer Herbert J. Seligmann was a close friend and associate of Stieglitz from the late 1910s through the 1920s. In the 1920s he transcribed numerous conversations and remarks by Stieglitz and published them in Alfred Stieglitz Talking (1966).
“Have a very good print of you. Don’t know whether it is a ‘portrait’ or not. It’s a phase at any rate” (Stieglitz to Herbert Seligmann, 4 August 1921 [YCAL]).
A print corresponding with this photograph can also be found in the following collection(s):
New York Public Library, Herbert J. Seligmann Papers
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:
by Georgia O'Keeffe, on mount, lower left, in graphite: Treated by Steichen 1949
by later hand, center verso, in graphite: K / 85 B; on mount, lower left verso: 85 B
Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.
- Greenough, Sarah. Alfred Stieglitz: The Key Set: The Alfred Stieglitz Collection of Photographs. Washington, 2002: vol. 1, cat. 704.