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    Sale 1985

    Photographs

    11 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 329

    IRVING PENN (B. 1917)

    Three Dahomey Girls, 1967

    Price Realised  

    IRVING PENN (B. 1917)
    Three Dahomey Girls, 1967
    platinum-palladium print, printed 1969
    signed, dated, numbered '15/35' in pencil, 'Penn/Condé Nast' copyright credit reproduction limitation label affixed and edition stamps (on the reverse of the flush-mount)
    22 x 25in. (55.9 x 63.5cm.)


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    Provenance

    From the collection of Thomas Walther;
    Private Collection


    Literature

    Penn, Worlds in a Small Room, Grossman Publishers, 1974, p. 35; Szarkowski, Irving Penn, The Museum of Modern Art, 1984, pl. 96