Lot 37
  • 37

Irving Penn

60,000 - 80,000 EUR
bidding is closed


  • Irving Penn
  • Picasso (B), Cannes, 1957
  • photograph
  • 47 x 47 cm
Platinum-palladium, printed 1985, print flush-mounted to aluminium. Signed, titled and numbered, inscribed in pencil with photographer's stamp on the reverse.


Christie's, New York, Photographs, 20 October 2003, lot 207
Galerie Thierry Marlat, Paris


Irving Penn: Portraits, exhib. cat., London, National Portrait Gallery, 2010, n.p.
Sarah Greenough, Irving Penn: Platinum Prints, National Gallery of Art, Washington/ Yale University Press, 2005, pl. 37
Colin Westerbeck, ed., Irving Penn: A Career in Photography, The Art Institute of Chicago/ Bulfinch Press, 1997, ill. p. 114.
Irving Penn, Passage: A Work Record, New York, Random House, 1991, ill. p. 125.
John Szarkowski, Irving Penn, New York, Museum of Modern Art, 1984, p. 27, fig. 17
Irving Penn, Moments Preserved, New York, Simon and Schuster, 1960, ill. p. 39.
Irving Penn: Le centenaire, exhib. cat., New York/Paris, The Metropolitan Museum of Art/RMN-Grand Palais, 2017, p. 209, pl. 130

Catalogue Note

© The Irving Penn Foundation