• Three Decades with Irving Penn auction at Christies

    Sale 2397

    Three Decades with Irving Penn: Photographs from the Collection of Patricia McCabe

    14 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 51

    IRVING PENN (1917-2009)

    5 Moroccan Women, 1971

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    IRVING PENN (1917-2009)
    5 Moroccan Women, 1971
    platinum-palladium print, flush-mounted on aluminum, printed 1980
    signed, initialed, titled, dated, numbered '31/40', '2375', inscribed 'To Pat with [heart symbol] Merry Christmas' in pencil, Penn/Condé Nast copyright credit reproduction limitation and edition stamps (on the reverse of the flush-mount)
    20¼ x 19¾in. 51.8 x 50.7cm.)


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    Literature

    Irving Penn photographs in platinum metals - images 1947-1975, Marlborough Fine Art Ltd, 1977, p.16; Greenough, Irving Penn: Platinum Prints, National Gallery of Art Yale University Press, 2005, pl. 59