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Demuth, emaciated from a diet to control his diabetes, was in New York for a few days in February and again in mid-March 1923, before entering a sanatorium in Morristown, New Jersey, where he received his first insulin treatments and stayed until 2 May (see Emily Furnham, Charles Demuth: Behind a Laughing Mask , 142). During one of these New York visits Stieglitz made this photograph and Key Set numbers
Charles Demuth wrote to Stieglitz on 16 April 1923, “From varied sources come great enthusiasm, to me, of what you did of me, and, too, Marcel [Duchamp] (see Key Set number
A corresponding print was given to the following institution(s) by Alfred Stieglitz during his lifetime, or was received or acquired from the estate:
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 28.128.1
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 422.1942
A print corresponding with this photograph can also be found in the following collection(s):
Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, P1998.75
Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, 2016.101.408 [platinum]
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 Doris Bry, on mount, lower left verso, in graphite: 46 A
Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.
Associated NamesO'Keeffe, Georgia
- Cramer, Konrad. "Stupendous Stieglitz." PSA Journal 13 (November 1947): 721.
- O'Keeffe, Georgia. "Stieglitz: His Pictures Collected Him." New York Times Magazine (11 December 1949): 25.
- Greenough, Sarah. Alfred Stieglitz: The Key Set: The Alfred Stieglitz Collection of Photographs. Washington, 2002: vol. 2, cat. 842.