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Irving Penn

'Miles Davis, Hand and Trumpet, New York'

Estimate:

80,000

to
- 120,000 USD

Irving Penn

Irving Penn

'Miles Davis, Hand and Trumpet, New York'

'Miles Davis, Hand and Trumpet, New York'

Estimate:

80,000

to
- 120,000 USD

Lot sold:

81,900

USD

Irving Penn

1917 - 2009

'Miles Davis, Hand and Trumpet, New York'


selenium-toned gelatin silver print, signed, initialed, titled, dated, and annotated in pencil and stamped on the reverse, framed, 1986, printed in 1998, one from an edition of 9

image: 10 ¼ by 10 ½ in. (26 by 26.7 cm.)

frame: 18 ¼ by 18 ¼ in. (46.4 by 46.4 cm.)

Please note the color and shades in the online catalogue illustration may vary depending on screen settings. This photograph, on semi-glossy double-weight paper, is in generally excellent condition. It is very slightly faded overall. On the reverse of the print are the photographer's credit and copyright/reproduction rights stamps, dated '1986' in pencil. REF. '18395'; '17272 P- 395'; and 'PDH' are written in an unidentified hand in pencil.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Åmell Gallery, Stockholm, 2014

Timeless Moments (Stockholm: Åmell Gallery, 2014), unpaginated

Other images from this sitting:

Irving Penn, Passage (New York, 1991), p. 259

Colin Westerbeck, ed., Irving Penn: A Career in Photography (The Art Institute of Chicago, 1997), pl. 29

Stockholm, Åmell Gallery, Timeless Moments, September 2014