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Sarah Greenough, “Alfred Stieglitz/Waldo Frank/1920,” Alfred Stieglitz Key Set, NGA Online Editions, https://purl.org/nga/collection/artobject/35653 (accessed November 21, 2019).

 

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Remarks

An arts critic and co-editor of The Seven Arts (1916–1917), Waldo Frank was the author of Our America (1919) and The Re-Discovery of America: An Introduction to a Philosophy of American Life (1929). He was also one of the editors of America & Alfred Stieglitz, a collection of essays published in 1934 to celebrate Stieglitz’s 70th birthday.

“I have some negatives (snaps) of you that promise amusing prints” (Stieglitz to Waldo Frank, 2 October 1920 [YCAL]). “The day you sailed from the other side I mailed you quite a long letter & included two postal cards of yourself in swimming last year” (Stieglitz to Waldo Frank, 17 October 1921 [YCAL]).

Inscription

by Georgia O'Keeffe, on mount, upper left verso, in graphite: 242 D

Provenance

Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.

Associated Names
O'Keeffe, Georgia
Bibliography
2002
Greenough, Sarah. Alfred Stieglitz: The Key Set: The Alfred Stieglitz Collection of Photographs. Washington, 2002: vol. 1, cat. 633.
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