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Sarah Greenough, “Alfred Stieglitz/Legs, Lake George/1920/1922,” Alfred Stieglitz Key Set, NGA Online Editions, https://purl.org/nga/collection/artobject/35784 (accessed December 05, 2019).

 

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Key Set Entry

Remarks

Carl Zigrosser, in a letter to James Johnson Sweeney, 4 April 1947, mentions a Stieglitz photograph of the back of the legs and knees of Mollie Higgins Smith, an artist. (Carl Zigrosser Papers, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia).

Inscription

by Doris Bry, on mount, lower left, in graphite: Treated by Steichen—6/50; by Doris Bry [?], on mount, lower left verso, in graphite: 57C

by later hand, center verso, in graphite: K / 57C

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. 653.
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