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Sarah Greenough, “Alfred Stieglitz/Arthur G. Dove/1923,” Alfred Stieglitz Key Set, NGA Online Editions, (accessed October 21, 2019).


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Key Set Entry

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  • Alfred Stieglitz
    Arthur G. Dove
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“Just before your letter came telling me about your having called him [Dove] up I had taken out the proof of the negatives I had made of him. One is all right for use. But one profile is terrible—may have nothing to do with Dove but expresses much personally. As soon as I begin printing—my feet still keep me from starting—Dove will come first. I want to see how he’ll look properly printed” (Stieglitz to Paul Rosenfeld, 17 July 1923, YCAL).


by Doris Bry, on mount, lower left verso, in graphite: 92 E

by later hand, on mount, upper left verso, in graphite: 92 E


Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.

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O'Keeffe, Georgia
Greenough, Sarah. Alfred Stieglitz: The Key Set: The Alfred Stieglitz Collection of Photographs. Washington, 2002: vol. 2, cat. 856.
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