365 Days of Art: August 4 – O’Keeffe Fusses Over Stieglitz

Georgia O'Keeffe shares an embrace with husband Alfred Stieglitz.
Alfred Stieglitz and Georgia O’Keeffe

August 4, 1939

Georgia O’Keeffe writes to her husband Alfred Stieglitz in an ornamental script:

…It is gray up here this morning.

I am glad your back is alright ∼
I was so
worried about you last night.
You seemed such a little
trembling thing that one must try to steady ∼
Do be careful ∼ as quiet as you can ∼

A morning kiss to you ∼ “