• 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 66

    IRVING PENN (1917-2009)

    Christmas Card, 1992; and 'Eating Crow', July 1984

    Price Realised  

    IRVING PENN (1917-2009)
    Christmas Card, 1992; and 'Eating Crow', July 1984
    ink on paper
    The first annotated 'Pat' in ink (on the cover); initialed, annotated 'Merry Christmas, Happy and Healthy 1992' and decorated with small drawings of parcels and a heart symbol in ink (on the inside); the second, initialed, dated 'July '84' and annotated 'Crow' in ink
    the first 8¼ x 5½in. (21.5 x 14.4cm.) (folded); the second 10 7/8 x 8 3/8in. (28 x 22cm.) (2)


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