London, South Kensington
21 May 2010
IRVING PENN (1917-2009)
Workman, London, 1950
platinum-palladium print, mounted on aluminium, printed 1970 signed twice, titled, dated and numbered '5/6' in pencil, inscribed with paper and printing information and '517' (circled) in pencil, Condé Nast copyright limitation label dated '1951' in ink, two photographer's credit stamps (verso)
19¼ x 14¾ in. (48.9 x 37.5 cm.)
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Penn, Moments Preserved, Simon and Schuster, 1960, p. 165;
Heckert and Lacoste, Irving Penn: Small Trades, The J. Paul Getty Museum, 2009, pl. 210.
This print is number 5 from an edition of 6 platinum prints and 4 silver prints.
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