Georgia O'Keeffe

American (Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, 1887 - 1986, Santa Fe, New Mexico)

After growing up on a dairy farm, Georgia O'Keeffe began a nomadic existence, studying and teaching art in Illinois, New York, Virginia, Texas, and South Carolina. In 1916, she met the photographer and gallerist Alfred Stieglitz, with whom she had a ro


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