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Sarah Greenough, “Alfred Stieglitz/Looking North from Room 3003—Shelton Hotel, New York/1927,” Alfred Stieglitz Key Set, NGA Online Editions, https://purl.org/nga/collection/artobject/36345 (accessed July 15, 2019).

 

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Remarks

This photograph and Key Set numbers 1182 and 1183 were all taken looking north from the Shelton Hotel. The Beverly Hotel, which opened in October 1927, is seen under construction in the foreground of Key Set numbers 1182 and 1183.

Inscription

by Alfred Stieglitz, on mount, lower left verso, in graphite: Looking North from Room 3003—Shelton Hotel, N.Y.—Jan / 1927

by Georgia O'Keeffe, on mount, lower left verso, in graphite: 134E

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

Provenance

Georgia O'Keeffe; gift to NGA, 1949.

Bibliography
2002
Greenough, Sarah. Alfred Stieglitz: The Key Set: The Alfred Stieglitz Collection of Photographs. Washington, 2002: vol. 2, cat. 1181.
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