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PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT FRENCH COLLECTION

Irving Penn (1917-2009)
CLEANING WOMEN, LONDON 1950
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 32,450 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
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PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT FRENCH COLLECTION

Irving Penn (1917-2009)
CLEANING WOMEN, LONDON 1950
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 32,450 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Irving Penn (1917-2009)
CLEANING WOMEN, LONDON 1950
Platinum-palladium print. On the reverse, signed, titled and dated Cleaning Women, London 1950, numbered 7/32, annotated Platinum-palladium print made September 1976 and P 1383 in pencil by the photographer, with the photographer's copyright stamp with date 1951 in pencil, with stamps 'Hand-coated by the photographer', 'Deacidified' and 'In addition to 32 numbered prints of this image in platinum metals, unnumbered, but signed, silver prints not exceeding a total of 8 may exist.' with numbering and the photographer's monogram in pencil.
Image 42 x 38.2 cm (16 ½ x 15 in.), sheet 57 x 48.8 cm (22 ½ x 19 1/8 in.)
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Provenance

Marlborough Gallery, New York

Literature

Irving Penn, Passage. A Work Record, London, Jonathan Cape, 1991, ill. p. 98 (alternative title: Charwomen, London, 1950);
Virgina A. Heckert/ Anne Lacoste, Irving Penn. Small Trades, Los Angeles, Getty Publications, 2009, ill. p. 85 (alternative title: Charwomen, London, 1950).

Photographs

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