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us: O'Keeffe, Georgia, 1887-1986


  • [Georgia O'Keeffe (November 15, 1887-March 6, 1986) was an American artist. She is best known for her paintings of enlarged flowers, New York skyscrapers, and New Mexico landscapes. O'Keeffe met the photographer Alfred Stieglitz in 1917 and, after he divorced his first wife, married him in 1924.]
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  • Fuller Name

    • Georgia Totto
  • Variants

    • us: Stieglitz, Georgia O'Keeffe, 1887-1986
    • us: O'Keefe, Georgia, 1887-1986
    • us: O'Keeffe, Georgia Totto, 1887-1986
    • us: Stieglitz, Alfred, Mrs., 1887-1986
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1887-11-15
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1986-03-06
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Sun Prairie (Wis.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Santa Fe (N.M.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) New Mexico
    • Gender

        female
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Painting
          (lcsh) Watercolor painting
        • Occupation

            (lcsh) Artists
              (lcsh) Painters
                (lcsh) Watercolorists
            • Related Terms

              • us: Stieglitz, Alfred, 1864-1946
            • Additonal Related Forms

              • us: Chase, William Merritt, 1849-1916
              • us: Cox, Kenyon, 1856-1919
              • us: Mora, F. Luis (Francis Luis), 1874-1940
            • Sources

              • found: The work of Georgia O'Keeffe, 1937.
              • found: Portrait of an artist, c1986: CIP t.p. (Georgia O'Keeffe) galley (d. March 6,1986)
              • found: Georgia O'Keeffe, 1997: CIP galley (Georgia Totto O'Keeffe, b. Nov. 15, 1887 in Sun Prairie, Wis.)
              • found: Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, Dec. 5, 2012 (Georgia O'Keeffe was born on Nov. 15, 1887, and grew up on a farm in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin. O'Keeffe pursued studies at the Art Institute of Chicago and at the Art Students League, New York. She married Alfred Stieglitz in 1924 and she made New Mexico her permanent home in 1949. She worked in oil until the mid 1970s; worked in pencil and watercolor until 1982 and produced objects in clay from the mid-1970s until two years before her death in 1986, at the age of 98) {http://www.okeeffemuseum.org/about-georgia-okeeffe.html}
              • found: Wikipedia, Dec. 5, 2012 (Georgia O'Keeffe; Georgia Totto O'Keeffe; born Nov. 15, 1887 near Sun Prairie, Wisc.; died Mar. 6, 1986 in Santa Fe, New Mexico; American artist)
              • found: Union list of artist names, via WWW, February 26, 2016 (O'Keeffe, Georgia (American painter, 1887-1986); variants: Stieglitz, Georgia O'Keeffe; O'Keeffe, Georgia Totto; Stieglitz, Alfred, Mrs.; Roles: artist, painter, draftsman; Gender: female; Born: Sun Prairie (Dane county, Wisconsin, United States). Died: Santa Fe (Santa Fe county, New Mexico, United States). Related People or Corporate Bodies: spouse of: Stieglitz, Alfred 1924-1946 (American photographer, 1864-1946); student of: Chase, William Merritt (American painter and printmaker, 1849-1916); student of: Cox, Kenyon (American painter, 1856-1919); student of: Mora, F. Luis (American painter, illustrator, and teacher, 1874-1940))
            • General Notes

              • [Georgia O'Keeffe (November 15, 1887-March 6, 1986) was an American artist. She is best known for her paintings of enlarged flowers, New York skyscrapers, and New Mexico landscapes. O'Keeffe met the photographer Alfred Stieglitz in 1917 and, after he divorced his first wife, married him in 1924.]
            • Change Notes

              • 1980-09-03: new
              • 2016-07-26: revised
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