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    Sale 2106

    Photographs

    14 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 376

    IRVING PENN (B. 1917)

    Poppy: Glowing Embers, New York, 1968

    Price Realised  

    IRVING PENN (B. 1917)
    Poppy: Glowing Embers, New York, 1968
    dye-transfer print, printed 1989
    signed, titled, dated in pencil, 'Vogue/Condé Nast' copyright credit reproduction limitation and edition stamps (on the verso); one of an edition of 19
    16 5/8 x 21¼in. (42.1 x 53.9cm.)


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    Provenance

    Phillips de Pury & Company, October 26, 2002, lot 149;
    to the present owner


    Literature

    Penn, Passage: A Work Record, Alfred A. Knopf, 1991, p. 177; Penn, Still Life, Little, Brown and Co., 2001, n.p.