Georgia O'Keeffe and Head by Mary Callery, Ghost Ranch, New Mexico, 1945 September
Item — Box: 10
Scope and Content Note
From the Collection: This collection contains over 1100 photographs, including copy prints, contact sheets, film, and Polaroids relating to the life and work of Georgia O'Keeffe. The collection includes photography by O'Keeffe that reflects her daily life and photography interests, as well as photography of O'Keeffe and her properties, artwork, and travel. A small portion of the collection relates to The Georgia O'Keeffe Foundation and the catalogue raisonne. Copy prints in the collection are often by fine art photographers such as Alfred Stieglitz, Laura Gilpin, or Eliot Porter and come from other repositories. There are a small number of original enclosures, such as envelopes, boxes, and albums. Part of this collection was accessioned into the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum's art collection under the same accession number, 2006.6, and contains fine art photography by artists like Stieglitz, Todd Webb, and Ansel Adams.
- 1945 September
Language of Materials
From the Collection: Materials predominately in English or have no linguistic content.
The collection is open to the public for research purposes. Digital assets are available for viewing framed materials.
1 Photographic Prints : copy print ; 10 1/16 x 7 15/16 inches
Portrait of O'Keeffe sitting in a chair in a wheelbarrow, modeling for Mary Callery at a room in Ghost Ranch. Callery is standing and sculpting the head of O'Keeffe on a tripod sculpting stand. Callery wears a denim shirt and jeans and O'Keeffe is wearing a shawl and long skirt; viga beams, adobe walls, ladders.
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Copyright Amon Carter Museum of American Art
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