a group of 37 photogravures and one halftone from 'Camera Work' and 'Picturesque Bits of New York and Other Studies,' including The Steerage, The Hand of Man, and The City of Ambition by Alfred Stieglitz, The Manger by Gertrude Käsebier, and Mr. Alfred Stieglitz by Frank Eugene
The plates various sizes
Executed between 1894 and 1916.
These plates are in generally excellent condition. Those seeking a detailed condition report for specific plates may contact the department directly.
Picturesque Bits of New York and Other Studies, 1897, Alfred Stieglitz Wet Day on the Boulevard (1894)
Camera Work, January 1903, 1:7, Gertrude Kasebier The Manger
Camera Work, January 1903, 1:47, Alfred Stieglitz The Hand of Man
Camera Work, January 1904, 5:37, Prescott Adamson Mist Stream and Smoke
Camera Work, April 1904, 6:5, Alvin Langdon Coburn Gables
Camera Work, October 1904, 8:33, Alvin Langdon Coburn Study – Miss R
Camera Work, January 1905, 9:13, Clarence H. White The Beatty Children
Camera Work, July 1905, 11:35, Edward Steichen Rodin – Le Penseur
Camera Work, October 1905, 12:9, Alfred Stieglitz Going to the Start (1904)
Camera Work, October 1905, 12:11, Alfred Stieglitz Spring (1901)
Camera Work, October 1905, 12:15, Alfred Stieglitz Katherine (1905)
Camera Work, October 1905, 12:17, Alfred Stieglitz Miss S. R. (1904)
Camera Work, October 1905, 12:57, F. Benedict Herzog The Tale of Isolde
Camera Work, April 1906, 14:55, Edward Steichen Cover Design
Camera Work, January 1907, 17:5, Joseph T. Keiley Lenore
Camera Work, October 1907, 20:41, Alfred Stieglitz Snapshot – From My Window, New York
Camera Work, October 1907, 20:47, Alfred Stieglitz Snapshot – In the New York Central Yards
Camera Work, October 1908, 24:5, Baron De Meyer Still Life
Camera Work, October 1908, 24:31, Baron De Meyer Guitar Player of Seville
Camera Work, October 1908, 24:41, Guido Rey The Letter
Camera Work, January 1909, 25:41, Frank Eugene Mr. Alfred Stieglitz
Camera Work, July 1909, 27:33, Clarence H. White Experiment 27
Camera Work, July 1909, 27:35, Clarence H. White and Alfred Stieglitz Experiment 28
Camera Work, July 1909, 27:37, Clarence H. White and Alfred Stieglitz Miss Mabel C.
Camera Work, October 1909, 28:29, George Davison House Near Aix-les-Bains
Camera Work, October 1909, 28:41, Paul E. Haviland Portrait, Miss G. G.
Camera Work, October 1911, 36:5, Alfred Stieglitz The City of Ambition (1910)
Camera Work, October 1911, 36:7, Alfred Stieglitz The City Across the River (1910)
Camera Work, October 1911, 36:25, Alfred Stieglitz The Aeroplane (1910)
Camera Work, October 1911, 36:37, Alfred Stieglitz The Steerage (1907)
Camera Work, October 1911, 36:39, Alfred Stieglitz Excavating – New York (!911)
Camera Work, October 1911, 36:41, Alfred Stieglitz The Swimming Lesson (1906)
Camera Work, October 1911, 36:43, Alfred Stieglitz The Pool – Deal (1910)
Camera Work, January 1913, 41:39, Alfred Stieglitz Portrait – S. R. (1904)
Camera Work, April/July 1913, 42/43:39 [publ. Nov. 1913], Edward Steichen The Photographers' Best Model – G. Bernard Shaw
Camera Work, October 1913, 44:7 [publ. March 1914], Alfred Stieglitz Two Towers – New York
Camera Work, October 1916, 48:5, Frank Eugene The Cat
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.
Alfred Stieglitz, New York
Georgia O'Keeffe, Abiquiu, New Mexico, 1946 (by descent)
By descent to the present owner