Alvin Langdon Coburn (recto); Edward Steichen (verso)
Marius de Zayas (Mexican, Veracruz 1880–1961 Stamford, Connecticut)
Recto: Charcoal and graphite on paper Verso: Charcoal on paper
24 3/4 x 19 1/8 in. (62.9 x 48.6 cm)
Alfred Stieglitz Collection, 1949
Not on view
the artist (to Stieglitz); Alfred Stieglitz, New York (probably 1909–d. 1946; his estate, 1946–49; gift to MMA)
New York. 291. "Exhibition of Caricatures in Charcoal by Mr. Marius de Zayas; and Autochromes by Mr. J. Nilsen Laurvik," January 4–16, 1909, no catalogue (checklist no. 22; as "Coburn") [probably this work].
Lisa Mintz Messinger inStieglitz and His Artists: Matisse to O'Keeffe. The Alfred Stieglitz Collection in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Ed. Lisa Mintz Messinger. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 2011, pp. 222, 286, no. 223, ill. (color, recto and verso).