IRVING PENN | FLAT GLOVE, 1975
IRVING PENN | FLAT GLOVE, 1975
IRVING PENN | FLAT GLOVE, 1975
IRVING PENN | FLAT GLOVE, 1975
35

Photographs from the collection of the Foundation of Estelle and Hervé Francès

IRVING PENN | FLAT GLOVE, 1975

Estimate: 15,000 - 25,000 EUR

Photographs from the collection of the Foundation of Estelle and Hervé Francès

IRVING PENN | FLAT GLOVE, 1975

Estimate: 15,000 - 25,000 EUR

Lot Details

Description

IRVING PENN

1917 - 2009

FLAT GLOVE, 1975


tirage platinium palladium de 1975

au verso signé, titré, daté, numéroté '12/53' et annoté Platinium palladium print made December 1975. No more than 53 original prints of this picture will ever be made, avec tampon "Of this image, originally 53 prints were made. 11 prints were destroyed 3-3-87. A total of 42 now exist" et tampon de copyright

édition 12/53

monté sur carton et encadré sous verre musée


platinum palladium print, printed in 1975

signed, titled, dated and numbered '12/53' on verso

inscribed 'Platinium palladium print made December 1975. No more than 53 original prints of this picture will ever be made', with stamp 'Of this image, originally 53 prints were made. 11 prints were destroyed 3-3-87. A total of 42 now exist' and copyright stamp

edition 12/53

mounted on card and framed under museum glass


29 ¾ x 22 ½ in.; 75,3 x 57 cm 

Condition Report

This platinum palladium print is in overall excellent condition. Deckle edge paper. Mounted to card at corners and middle of edges; card cut out to show signatures and stamps. Two drying clip marks along upper edge.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

Cataloguing

Provenance

Priska Pasquer Gallery, Cologne

Sotheby's, Paris, Photographies, November 20, 2009, lot 83 

Literature

John Szarkowski, Irving Penn, exhibition cat. (The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1984), ill. p. 125

Irving Penn, Passage. A Work Record (London, 1991), ill. p. 220

Photographies
Online bidding closed