Key Set Entry
Although this image has been variously dated 1924 and 1933, it is unlike anything Stieglitz made either year, but the composition is strongly related to images made in 1927.
In 1942 Stieglitz gave a print of this image to Arthur Dove and Helen Torr, along with a print of Key Set number
A print corresponding with this photograph can also be found in the following collection(s):
Location unknown (inscribed: Alfred Stieglitz / Equivalent 227 / 1933 / An American Place, 509 Madison Avenue, New York, N.Y. / only 2 prints of this exist)
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:
1932, New York (no. 56, as Equivalent From Series 227–a, 1924)
by Alfred Stieglitz, on mount, upper left verso, in graphite: 1; lower left verso: A+1
by Georgia O'Keeffe, on mount, upper left verso, in graphite: 229B
by later hand, on mount, lower right verso, in graphite: D
Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.
Associated NamesO'Keeffe, Georgia
- Alfred Stieglitz: Known and Unknown, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, June 2–September 2, 2002; The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, October 6, 2002–January 5, 2003
- Notation, Akademie der Künste, Berlin; Zentrum Für Kunst und Medientechnologie, Karlsruhe, 2008
- Greenough, Sarah. Alfred Stieglitz: The Key Set: The Alfred Stieglitz Collection of Photographs. Washington, 2002: vol. 2, cat. 1227.