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Alfred Stieglitz

Photographer, publisher,

1864 - 1946 New Jersey
BIT ABOUT ME

Born in Hoboken, New Jersey, in 1864, and schooled as an engineer in Germany, Alfred Stieglitz returned to New York in 1890 determined to prove that photography was a medium as capable of artistic expression as painting or sculpture. 

Alfred Stieglitz (January 1, 1864 – July 13, 1946) was an American photographer and modern art promoter who was instrumental over his fifty-year career in making photography an accepted art form. In addition to his photography, 

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Books
Alfred Stieglitz: Masters of Photography Series (Aperture Masters of Photography) https://amzn.com/0893817457
Stieglitz on Photography: His Selected Essays and Notes https://amzn.com/0893818046
Alfred Stieglitz: Photographs & Writings https://amzn.com/0821225634