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    Sale 2252

    Icons of Glamour and Style: The Constantiner Collection

    16 - 17 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 71

    IRVING PENN (B. 1917)

    Girl in Veiled Hat (Jean Patchett), New York, August 19, 1949

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    IRVING PENN (B. 1917)
    Girl in Veiled Hat (Jean Patchett), New York, August 19, 1949
    gelatin silver print
    signed, titled, dated, annotated 'print made near to date of photographic sitting' in ink, artist's credit and Condé Nast copyright credit reproduction limitation stamps and edition stamps (on the reverse of the mount); one from an edition of 15
    16¾ x 15½in. (42.4 x 39.2cm.)


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    Provenance

    Jennifer Gyr Fine Art, New York;
    acquired 2004.


    Literature

    Penn, Moments Preserved, Simon and Schuster, 1960, p. 113.