Lot 25
  • 25

Irving Penn

Estimate
15,000 - 20,000 GBP
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Description

  • Irving Penn
  • 'Sophia Loren', New York, 1959
  • photograph
Silver print, printed before 1965, flush-mounted to card. Signed, titled, dated, initialed and annotated Sophia Loren New York, Apr.15 1959 in black pen, with the photographer's copyright stamp dated 1959. With the annotations REF: 762 and Print made before 1965. IP. in black pen. With the stamps 'There are also in existence 6 prints of this negative in platinum metals' and 'signed, silver prints of this negative not exceeding 22'. With a stamp crossed out in a pencil line 'there are also in existence prints of this negative in platinum metals'.  Framed.

Provenance

Phillips London, Photographs, 16 May 2006, lot 89

Literature

Alfred A. Knopf, Irving Penn: Passage, New York, Callaway, 1991, ill. p. 129.
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