Collection Artwork
Alfred Stieglitz (Hoboken, New Jersey, 1864 – 1946, New York)
Songs of the Sky
1924
gelatin silver print flush-mounted on card, adhered to board
image size: 3 5/8 x 4 5/8 in.
image size: 3 5/8 x 4 5/8 in.
board size: 13 x 10 3/4 in.
mat size: 16 7/8 x 14 in.
The Jack Shear Collection of Photography at the Tang Teaching Museum
2017.41.14
(Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York); (Sotheby’s, New York, New York, 22 October 2000 lot 46). (Christie’s, New York, New York, 18 February 2016 sale 12626 lot 181); purchased by Jack Shear, Spencertown, New York; given to the Tang Teaching Museum, 2015.
Inscribed in pencil, board verso, lower left: 382-68 [crossed through] 1924[?]

Ongoing Research

Research on our collection is ongoing. If you have resources you’d like to share, please contact Associate Curator Rebecca McNamara.
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Pattern by Monica Andrews '19
Inspired by the exhibition 3-D Doings: The Imagist Object in Chicago Art, 1964-1980
The Tang Pattern Project celebrates the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger, past and current Tang Design Interns created patterns inspired by the Museum’s exhibition and event history.