• 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 70

    IRVING PENN (1917-2009)

    Ospedale, 1980

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    IRVING PENN (1917-2009)
    Ospedale, 1980
    platinum-palladium print, flush-mounted on aluminum, printed 1981
    signed, initialed, titled, dated, numbered '12/54', 'AR 1466', inscribed 'For Pat McCabe' in pencil, copyright credit and edition stamps (on the reverse of the flush-mount)
    19¼ x 11½in. (49.3 x 29.5cm.)


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    Literature

    Irving Penn: Recent Still Life, Marlborough Gallery Inc., 1982, cat. no. 22, p. 16; Penn, Passage: A Work Record, Alfred A. Knopf Callaway, 1991, p. 229; Penn, Still Life, Little, Brown and Co., 2001, n.p.