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IRVING PENN (1917-2009)
IRVING PENN (1917-2009)

Mermaid Dress (Rochas), Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn, Vogue, 1950

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IRVING PENN (1917-2009)
Mermaid Dress (Rochas), Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn, Vogue, 1950
platinum-palladium print, flush-mounted on aluminum, printed 1979
signed, titled, dated, numbered '10/25' in pencil, Penn/Condé Nast copyright credit reproduction limitation and edition stamps (on the reverse of the flush-mount)
19 5/8 x 19 5/8in. (49.8 x 49.8cm.)
Provenance
Sotheby's, New York, October 16, 2004, lot 166
Literature
Vogue, September 15, 1950; Penn, Moments Preserved, Simon and Schuster, 1960, p. 27; Szarkowski, Irving Penn, The Museum of Modern Art, 1984, pl. 58; Penn, Passage: A Work Record, Alfred A. Knopf/Callaway, 1991, p. 81; Westerbeck, ed., Irving Penn: A Career in Photography, The Art Institute of Chicago, 1997, cat. no. 72, p. 179

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