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Sarah Greenough, “Alfred Stieglitz/Equivalent W5/1929,” Alfred Stieglitz Key Set, NGA Online Editions, (accessed July 15, 2019).


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Key Set Entry

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  • Alfred Stieglitz
    Equivalent W1
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    gelatin silver print
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  • Alfred Stieglitz
    Equivalent W3
    gelatin silver print
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    Equivalent W4
    gelatin silver print
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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, 1949.801 (inscribed: 1929 / Zoler / Z)

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 50.852

The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 46.1950 (inscribed: Set C1), 49.1950 (inscribed: Set C4)

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 52.1832

Other Collections

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

Bruce Silverstein Gallery, New York

New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe, 2278/23PH

Victoria & Albert Museum, London, Ph. 367-1982


by Alfred Stieglitz, on mount, lower left verso, in graphite: W5 [5 in subscript]

by Georgia O'Keeffe, on mount, upper left verso, in graphite, underlined: 167-C

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


Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.

Exhibition History
Photographs by Alfred Stieglitz, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, February 3–May 8, 1983; Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, June 17–August 14, 1983; The Art Institute of Chicago, October 18, 1983–January 3, 1984
Greenough, Sarah, and Juan Hamilton. Alfred Stieglitz: Photographs and Writings. Washington, 1983: no. 145, pl. 67.
Greenough, Sarah. Alfred Stieglitz: The Key Set: The Alfred Stieglitz Collection of Photographs. Washington, 2002: vol. 2, cat. 1281.
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