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Alfred Stieglitz from Camera Work, January 1908, 1907

  • Alvin Langdon Coburn, American, 1882-1966

Photogravure printed in black ink on cream laid paper

  • Image: 11 1/2 × 8 1/4 inches (29.2 × 21 cm) Mount: 18 × 13 1/2 inches (45.7 × 34.3 cm)

Gift of James Crawford

1992.325

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

Inscribed, in pencil, on mat, verso: Mich | Council | mans HEAD | #5 | Tipon | CREAM SILK

James Crawford (Detroit, Michigan, USA

1992-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Green, Jonathan, ed. Camera Work: A Critical Anthology. New York, 1973, p. 158 (ill.). Margolis, Marianne Fulton, ed. Camera Work: A Pictorial Guides. New York, 1978, p. 61 (ill.). Naef, Weston. The Collection of Alfred Stieglitz: Fifty Pioneers of Modern Photography. Exh. cat., Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1978, p. 125 (ill.). Stieglitz, Alfred, ed. Camera Work 21 (January 1908): 15.

Alvin Langdon Coburn, Alfred Stieglitz from Camera Work, January 1908, 1907, photogravure printed in black ink on cream laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of James Crawford, 1992.325.