• 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 46

    IRVING PENN (1917-2009)

    Sewing Machine with Bronze Head, 1980

    Price Realised  

    IRVING PENN (1917-2009)
    Sewing Machine with Bronze Head, 1980
    platinum-palladium print, flush-mounted on aluminum
    signed, initialed, titled, dated, numbered '29/69', 'AR 468', inscribed 'With love to Pat McC' in pencil, copyright credit and edition stamps (on the reverse of the flush-mount)
    11 1/8 x 19¾in. (28.7 x 50.5cm.)


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    Literature

    Irving Penn: Recent Still Life, Marlborough Gallery Inc., 1982, cat. no. 11, p. 9