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The Dying Chestnut Tree—My Teacher

A work made of gelatin silver print.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

1927

Artist:

Alfred Stieglitz
American, 1864–1946

About this artwork

For more on the Alfred Stieglitz collection at the Art Institute, along with in-depth object information, please visit the website: The Alfred Stieglitz Collection.

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Artist

Alfred Stieglitz

Title

The Dying Chestnut Tree—My Teacher

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1927

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Inscriptions

Unmarked recto; inscribed verso, on second mount, lower left, diagonally, in graphite: "27A"

Dimensions

23.7 × 19.2 cm (image/paper/first mount); 52.9 × 41.9 cm (second mount)

Credit Line

Alfred Stieglitz Collection

Reference Number

1949.781

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