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Sarah Greenough, “Alfred Stieglitz/Donald Davidson/probably 1922,” Alfred Stieglitz Key Set, NGA Online Editions, https://purl.org/nga/collection/artobject/35733 (accessed June 17, 2019).

 

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Remarks

In the summer of 1922 O’Keeffe wrote Elizabeth Davidson that Stieglitz had recently made several prints including “a profile of Davidson . . . as a sweet looking young actor that all the ladies would just love” (Summer 1922, YCAL).

Lifetime Exhibitions

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:

possibly 1923, New York (no. 67, as Donald Davidson, 1922)

Inscription

by Doris Bry, on mount, lower left verso, in graphite: 80-A

by later hand, on mount, lower left, in graphite: Treated by Steichen- 6/1950

Provenance

Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.

Exhibition History
1958
Photographs by Alfred Stieglitz, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, March 16–April 27, 1958
Bibliography
2002
Greenough, Sarah. Alfred Stieglitz: The Key Set: The Alfred Stieglitz Collection of Photographs. Washington, 2002: vol. 1, cat. 739.
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