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

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

Chicago, Illinois, Art Institute of Chicago, "A History of Photography from Chicago Collection," April 24–June 6, 1982.

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

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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