• 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 61

    IRVING PENN (1917-2009)

    Cretan Landscape, 1964

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    IRVING PENN (1917-2009)
    Cretan Landscape, 1964
    platinum-palladium print, printed 1973
    signed, initialed, titled, dated, numbered '19/25', 'P 1020', inscribed 'Print for Pat McCabe, gift, 1973', edition annotation in pencil and Penn/Condé Nast copyright credit reproduction limitation stamps (on the verso)
    15½ x 22in. (40 x 56.5cm.)


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    Literature

    Szarkowski, Irving Penn, The Museum of Modern Art, 1984, fig. 27, p. 35, color version; Foresta and Stapp, Irving Penn: Master Images, Smithsonian Institution Press, 1990, cat. no. 36, p. 49; Penn, Passage: A Work Record, Alfred A. Knopf Callaway, 1991, p. 147, color version; Westerbeck, ed., Irving Penn: A Career in Photography, Art Institute of Chicago Little, Brown and Co., 1997, pl. 91, cat. no. 96, p. 158