Collection Artwork
Alfred Stieglitz (Hoboken, New Jersey, 1864 – 1946, New York)
Songs of the Sky
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
(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.
Pattern by Erin Barry ’16
Inspired by the exhibition The Jewel Thief
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.