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Sarah Greenough, “Alfred Stieglitz/The Dying Chestnut Tree/1927,” Alfred Stieglitz Key Set, NGA Online Editions, (accessed July 13, 2024).

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Key Set Entry

Related Key Set Photographs


See Key Set number 1191.

Stieglitz Collections

A corresponding print was given to the following institution(s) by Alfred Stieglitz during his lifetime, or was received or acquired from the estate:

National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Ph-167

Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1949-18-85

Other Collections

A print corresponding with this photograph can also be found in the following collection(s):

Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, 2017.87b

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover

The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, 84.XM.217.7

Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, 2018.84.21

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 1932, New York (nos. 91–92, as The Dying Chestnut Tree—My Teacher, 1926)


by Georgia O'Keeffe, on mount, bottom left verso, in graphite: 95 E


Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.

Associated Names

O'Keeffe, Georgia


Greenough, Sarah. Alfred Stieglitz: The Key Set: The Alfred Stieglitz Collection of Photographs. Washington, 2002: vol. 2, cat. 1192.

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