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Sarah Greenough, “Alfred Stieglitz/Grass and Frost/1934,” Alfred Stieglitz Key Set, NGA Online Editions, https://purl.org/nga/collection/artobject/35888 (accessed June 18, 2019).

 

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Key Set Entry

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, 1949.768

Library of Congress, Washington, PH-54 B

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:

1934, New York (no. 54, as Grass and Frost, 1934)

Inscription

by Alfred Stieglitz, on mount, upper center verso, in graphite: 16 5/8 X 20 15/16; center right verso, in graphite, inverted: Back

by Georgia O'Keeffe, on mount, bottom left verso, in graphite: 16B

Provenance

Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.

Exhibition History
1989
On the Art of Fixing a Shadow: 150 Years of Photography, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, May 7–July 30, 1989; The Art Institute of Chicago, September 16–November 26, 1989; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, December 21, 1989–February 25, 1990
Bibliography
1989
Greenough, Sarah, Joel Snyder, David Travis, and Colin Westerbeck. On the Art of Fixing a Shadow: One Hundred and Fifty Years of Photography. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington; Art Institute of Chicago, 1989: pl. 258.
2002
Greenough, Sarah. Alfred Stieglitz: The Key Set: The Alfred Stieglitz Collection of Photographs. Washington, 2002: vol. 2, cat. 1556.
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