Georgia O'Keeffe exhibition, 291 Gallery, 1917
Item — Box: 19
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.
- Stieglitz, Alfred, 1864-1946 (Photographer, Person)
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 : gelatin silver print ; 8 x 10 inches
Installation view of five of O'Keeffe's works on paper mounted on a grey fabric wall. Works from viewer left to right: Train At Night In The Desert, 1916, watercolor and graphite; No. 15 Special, 1916-1917, graphite; double hung watercolors: Sunrise And Little Clouds No. 11, 1916, and Morning Sky With Houses, 1916; and Blue, Green And Red, 1916, watercolor.
Ownership and Rights
Explanation of Rights
Originally housed in a folder labeled in O'Keeffe's handwriting: 2nd Show 291 - 1916.