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Sarah Greenough, “Alfred Stieglitz/The Dying Chestnut Tree—My Teacher/1927,” Alfred Stieglitz Key Set, NGA Online Editions, https://purl.org/nga/collection/artobject/35836 (accessed September 21, 2019).

 

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Key Set Entry

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Remarks

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:

The Art Institute of Chicago, 1949.781

Library of Congress, Washington, PH-33 B

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 49.55.43

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 50.841

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 52.1810

Other Collections

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, London, E.894-2003

Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, 2016.101.409

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)

Lifetime Publications

A reproduction of this work appeared in the following publication(s) during Alfred Stieglitz’s lifetime:

Waldo Frank et al., America & Alfred Stieglitz (New York, 1934): pl. 32b (ill., Dying Chestnut Trees—Lake George, 1924)

Inscription

by Georgia O'Keeffe, on mount, bottom left verso, in graphite: 27-A; bottom right verso, in graphite: 27A

by later hand, on mount, lower right verso, in graphite: .88

Provenance

Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.

Associated Names
O'Keeffe, Georgia
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. 2, cat. 1194.
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