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Stieglitz, Alfred 1864-1946

Works: 1,077 works in 1,920 publications in 4 languages and 51,213 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Exhibition catalogs  History  Catalogs  Portraits  Records and correspondence  Periodicals  Pictorial works  Catalogues raisonnés  Art 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Editor, Illustrator, Artist, Director, Writer of accompanying material, Other, Author of introduction, Collector, Honoree, Contributor
Classifications: TR140.S7, 770.92
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Alfred Stieglitz by Alfred Stieglitz( Book )

33 editions published between 1976 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 1,535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stieglitz described himself as an American. His work began to attract attention in the late eighties, and he became a powerful, often domineering, influence on photography and art. His photographs of things and people-of sun and cloud shapes-become equivalents of a deeply critical yet affirmative inquiry into contemporary life
Alfred Stieglitz and the American avant-garde by William Innes Homer( Book )

6 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the twenty years before World War I, one man almost single-handedly changed the course of American art and photography. That man was Alfred Stieglitz--master photographer, gallery proprietor, publisher, raconteur, philosopher, and critic. This book treats in detail the interaction of Stieglitz and his colleagues, the relationship between European and early American abstract painting, the friendships and travels of the American modernists, the Armory Show and its aftermath, and finally the cultural and social forces that led Stieglitz to close his famous gallery, "291", and to stop publishing his influential magazine, Camera Work
Alfred Stieglitz: an American seer by Dorothy Norman( Book )

7 editions published between 1973 and 1990 in English and held by 1,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georgia O'Keeffe by Alfred Stieglitz( Book )

22 editions published between 1978 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book of photographs of Georgia O'Keeffe taken by Alfred Stieglitz. The selection to be printed was selected by O'Keeffe, herself
Camera work : a pictorial guide, with reproductions of all 559 illustrations and plates, fully indexed by Alfred Stieglitz( Book )

12 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Only examples of such work as gives evidence of individuality and artistic worth, regardless of school, or contains some exceptional feature of technical merit, or such as exemplifies some treatment worthy of consideration, will find recognition in these pages." Alfred Stieglitz kept the promise he made in the first issue of Camera Work. The fifty numbers of this famous and lavishly illustrated periodical, which he edited and published between the years 1903 and 1917, contained some of the finest examples of photography and modernist art. The magazine chronicled the introduction of modern European art into America and was a major force in the fight to have photography accepted as a medium of artistic expression. This volume reproduces chronologically all the photographs and other illustrations (except for advertisements) that ever appeared in Camera Work. Marianne Margolis has written an extensive historical introduction about Stieglitz and the magazine, and prepared three complete indexes of the pictures by title, artist and sitter.--From publisher description
Two lives : Georgia O'Keeffe & Alfred Stieglitz : a conversation in paintings and photographs by Georgia O'Keeffe( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Photography historian Belinda Rathbone, the author of a forthcoming biography of the American photographer Walker Evans, looks at the couple's life together from the perspective of Stieglitz who, at the age of fifty-two, was thoroughly rejuvenated when Georgia entered his life. Art historian Elizabeth Hutton Turner examines the relationship from O'Keeffe's point of view. She portrays how a gifted but inexperienced artist came into Stieglitz's world at the age of twenty-nine and in a short space of time evolved from apprentice to collaborator and finally to a leading artist in her own right. As Associate Curator at The Phillips Collection in Washington, D.C., Dr. Turner organized the traveling exhibition that accompanies this book." "Two Lives reproduces the work of both artists with the stunning quality and fidelity for which Callaway books are known. Together, the reproductions and the three essays form a unique account of two lives and two artists."--Jacket
Alfred Stieglitz's Camera notes by Christian A Peterson( Book )

11 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Camera Notes was the most significant American photographic periodical of its time. Published quarterly by the Camera Club of New York and edited by Alfred Stieglitz, the fountainhead of American Art Photography, it represented a critical phase in the campaign to legitimize the photo image as an artistic pursuit. Throughout most of its six-year life (1897-1903) the publication included thoughtful articles on photography as fine art as well as hundreds of halftone images and stunning high-quality photogravures. While much has been written on Stieglitz's life and many endeavors, including his later publication Camera Work, little attention has been given to Camera Notes." "This striking volume details the history of Camera Notes and its influence on the photographic world. It reproduces in their original tones all 91 of the beautiful photogravures that appeared during the journal's life. In addition, it contains a fully illustrated index of the more than 250 halftones that appeared on its pages."--Jacket
Stieglitz, Steichen, Strand : masterworks from the Metropolitan Museum of Art by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Alfred Stieglitz, Edward Steichen, and Paul Strand were among the most influential photographers of the Twentieth Century. This richly illustrated volume tells the story of their interwoven lives and showcases many of their most famous and groundbreaking works ..."--Page 4 of cover
Alfred Stieglitz : the key set : the Alfred Stieglitz collection of photographs by National Gallery of Art (U.S.)( Book )

21 editions published in 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My faraway one : selected letters of Georgia O'Keeffe and Alfred Stieglitz by Georgia O'Keeffe( Book )

in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects the private correspondence between Georgia O'Keeffe and Alfred Stieglitz, revealing the ups and downs of their marriage, their thoughts on their work, and their friendships with other artists
Beyond a portrait : photographs by Dorothy Norman( Book )

10 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Debating American modernism : Stieglitz, Duchamp, and the New York avant-garde by Debra Bricker Balken( Book )

8 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the crossfire between Marcel Duchamp and Alfred Stieglitz and their respective circles there emerged what Debra Bricker Balken calls "a critical reformulation of modernism, one that imprinted the direction of subsequent American art." Balken traces the fascinating threads of the debate between Duchamp and Stieglitz and their respective camps through the 1910s and '20s, and also addresses the sexualized imagery that appears in nearly all of these artists' works, a phenomenon that ironically unifies the two seemingly opposed factions. Jay Bochner provides an absorbing analysis of the artists' respective violations of American expectations about art." "Debating American Modernism includes reproductions of work by artists from both factions, from Arthur Dove, Georgia O'Keeffe, and Paul Strand to Man Ray, Francis Picabia, and Marsden Hartley, as well as by a group who melded the concerns of each, among them, Charles Demuth, Charles Sheeler, John Storrs, and Stuart Davis."--Jacket
My dear Stieglitz : letters of Marsden Hartley and Alfred Stieglitz, 1912-1915 by Marsden Hartley( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of correspondence between American artist Marsden Hartley and avant-grade impresario and photographer Alfred Stieglitz, this work chronicles the painter's three-year-plus European pilgrimage before and during the inception of WW1
Georgia O'Keeffe, a portrait by Alfred Stieglitz( Book )

7 editions published in 1997 in English and German and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Camera work : a photographic quarterly( )

in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred Stieglitz : New York by Bonnie Yochelson( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects Alfred Stieglitz's photographs of New York City, which chronicle the transition the city underwent in the first three decades of the twentieth century
The model wife by Arthur Ollman( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in Undetermined and English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With provocative photographs by some of the best-known photographers of the past century, The Model Wife is a striking and original book about the place where marriage and photography converge. Friends, lovers, confidantes, collaborators -- the multifaceted relationship between husband and wife takes on another dimension when the couple are also artist and muse. In The Model Wife, Arthur Ollman explores the imagery and photographic history of nine twentieth-century photographers who portrayed their wives over a period of years. He delves into issues of marriage itself and the powerful influences that such a partnership can have on artistic production. Comparisons between the couples and the resulting photographs enrich this discussion." --
Alfred Stieglitz talking; notes on some of his conversations, 1925-1931 by Herbert J Seligmann( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred Stieglitz by Eva Weber( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred Stieglitz : photographer by Alfred Stieglitz( Book )

13 editions published between 1965 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Represents the entire collection of his works in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. For contents, see Author Catalog
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Camera work : a pictorial guide, with reproductions of all 559 illustrations and plates, fully indexed
Alternative Names

controlled identityO'Keeffe, Georgia, 1887-1986

Alfred Stieglitz

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Steiglitz, Alfred

Sutīgurittsu, Arufureddo 1864-1946

Стиглиц, Альфред

אלפרד סטיגליץ

אלפרד סטיגליץ צלם אמריקאי

آلفرد استیگلیتس عکاس آمریکایی

ألفريد ستيغليتز

ألفريد ستيغليتز مصور أمريكي


スティーグリッツ, アルフレッド



English (358)

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German (4)

Japanese (2)

Alfred Stieglitz: an American seerGeorgia O'KeeffeCamera work : a pictorial guide, with reproductions of all 559 illustrations and plates, fully indexedAlfred Stieglitz's Camera notesStieglitz, Steichen, Strand : masterworks from the Metropolitan Museum of ArtAlfred Stieglitz : the key set : the Alfred Stieglitz collection of photographsMy faraway one : selected letters of Georgia O'Keeffe and Alfred StieglitzDebating American modernism : Stieglitz, Duchamp, and the New York avant-garde