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Photographs by Alfred Stieglitz

February 3 – May 8, 1983
West Building, Ground Floor, Graphics Galleries GS-1, GS-2, GS-3, GS-4 (3,000 sq. ft.)

Installation view of Photographs by Alfred Stieglitz, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., Gallery Archives


This exhibition is no longer on view at the National Gallery.

Overview: 171 photographs were drawn from the "key set" of 1,600 Stieglitz photographs given to the National Gallery in 1949 and 1980 by Georgia O'Keeffe. This special exhibition inaugurated the new graphics galleries on the ground floor of the West Building.

Organization: Guest curators for the retrospective were Sarah Greenough and Juan Hamilton, under O'Keeffe's supervision.

Sponsor: The exhibition was supported by a grant from Springs Industries, Inc.

Attendance: 105,535

Catalog: Alfred Stieglitz, Photographs and Writings, by Sarah Greenough and Juan Hamilton. Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art, 1983.

Brochure: Alfred Stieglitz. Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art, 1983.

Other Venues: New York