• Photographs auction at Christies

    Sale 2543

    Photographs

    5 April 2012, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 205

    IRVING PENN (1917-2009)

    Charbonnier, Paris, 1950

    Price Realised  

    IRVING PENN (1917-2009)
    Charbonnier, Paris, 1950
    platinum-palladium print, printed 1967
    signed, initialed, titled, dated, numbered 'P328', '16/31' in pencil, Penn/Condé Nast copyright credit reproduction limitation and edition stamps (on the verso)
    image: 16¼ x 11½in. (41.5 x 39.3cm.)
    sheet: 22 x 18in. (56 x 45.5cm.)


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    Provenance

    With Marlborough Gallery, New York


    Pre-Lot Text

    Various private collections


    Literature

    Greenough, Irving Penn: Platinum Prints, National Gallery of Art/Yale University Press, 2005, pl. 29; Heckert and Lacoste, Irving Penn: Small Trades, J. Paul Getty Museum, 2009, pl. 201