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The Steerage

Alfred Stieglitz (American, 1864-1946)

The Steerage, 1907

  • Photogravure
  • 15 7/8 x 11 1/16 in. (40.4 x 28.1 cm)
  • The Jewish Museum, New York
  • Purchase: Mr. and Mrs. George Jaffin Fund, 2000-6
  • © 2008 Georgia O'Keefe Museum / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

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The Steerage


The Steerage

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Davis, Keith F. An American Century of Photography (2nd edition). Kansas City, MO: Halmark Cards, in association with Harry N. Abrams, 1999.

Greenough, Sarah, ed. Modern Art and America: Alfred Stieglitz and His New York Galleries. Washington, D.C.: National Gallery of Art and Bulfinch Press, 2001.

Greenough, Sarah, and Juan Hamilton. Alfred Stieglitz: Photography and Writings. Washington, D.C.: National Gallery of Art, 1983.

Homer, William Innes. Alfred Stieglitz and the American Avant-Garde. Boston: Secker and Warburg, 1977.

Kozloff, Max. New York: Capital of Photography. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press; New York: The Jewish Museum, 2002.

Moreno, Barry. Ellis Island (Images of America). Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, 2003.

Whelan, Richard, ed. Stieglitz on Photography: His Selected Essays and Notes. New York: Aperture, 2000.

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