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Sarah Greenough, “Alfred Stieglitz/Equivalent/1925,” Alfred Stieglitz Key Set, NGA Online Editions, https://purl.org/nga/collection/artobject/36081 (accessed December 09, 2019).

 

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Key Set Entry

Related Key Set Photographs

  • Alfred Stieglitz
    Equivalent
    1925
    gelatin silver print
    Key Set Number 1109
  • Alfred Stieglitz
    Equivalent
    1925
    gelatin silver print
    Key Set Number 1110

Remarks

Based on similar inscriptions on other prints such as Key Set numbers 1097, 1112, 1114, 1116, 1117, and 1118, “G1” and “G2” seem to indicate O’Keeffe’s ranking of the print or image, similar to Stieglitz’s own use of “A,” “A+,” or “A+1.”

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:

Fisk University, Nashville, and Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, ASC.2012.92

George Eastman Museum, Rochester, 74:0052:0021

The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 32.1950

Inscription

by Alfred Stieglitz, on mount, upper left verso, in graphite: G1 [1 in subscript] Georgia's A+1 / 1925 / A+1; center verso: Top

by Georgia O'Keeffe, on mount, upper left verso, in graphite: 168E

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. 2, cat. 1111.
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