About This Artwork

Gertrude Käsebier
American, 1852–1934

Blessed Art Thou Among Women, 1899

Photogravure, from "American Pictorial Photography, Series II" (1901), edition 34/150
23.7 x 14.1 cm (image); 26.4 x 16.4 cm (paper); 28.5 x 19.8 cm (mount)
Inscribed recto, on mount, lower right, in graphite: "2-1"; unmarked verso

Gift of Daniel, Richard and Jonathan Logan, 1984.1638

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

Chicago, Art Institute of Chicago, "Stepping Out: Photographs from the Permanent Collection," February 7, 1987-April 5, 1987.

New York, New York, The Metropolitain Museum of Art, "The Art of Seeing: Photographs from the Alfred Stieglitz Collection," Spring 1978.

Chicago, Art Institute of Chicago, "Apostles of Beauty: Arts and Crafts from Britain to Chicago," November 7, 2009–January 31, 2010. (Judith Barter)

Publication History

Barter, Judith A. 2009. "Apostles of Beauty: Arts and Crafts from Britain to Chicago." Exh. cat. The Art Institute of Chicago. ch. 4, fig. 23, pl. 71.




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