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New York Still Life

A work made of platinum-palladium print.
Copyright Condé Nast Publications, Inc.

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  • A work made of platinum-palladium print.

Date:

1947, printed August/September 1978

Artist:

Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Irving Penn

Title

New York Still Life

Place

United States (Artist's nationality)

Date

Made 1947

Medium

Platinum-palladium print

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso: “1746 / .. [in a circle]”; inscribed verso: “NEW YORK STILL LIFE”; inscribed verso: “Rives Paper on Aluminum / Multiple coating and printing / 1 [in a circle] Platinum-palladium / 2 [in a circle] Platinum-palladium”; inscribed verso: “Print made August-September 1978”; inscribed verso: “48/65”; stamped and inscribed verso: “PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright ©1947 by / THE CONDE NAST PUBLICATIONS INC. / Not to be reproduced without / written permission of the / copyright holder.”; stamped and inscribed verso: “In addition to 65 numbered prints in platinum metals, unnumbered prints not exceeding a total of 20 may exist.”

Dimensions

Image: 45 × 58.5 cm (17 3/4 × 23 1/16 in.); Mount: 55.9 × 63 cm (22 1/16 × 24 13/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Irving Penn

Reference Number

1996.162

Copyright

Copyright Condé Nast Publications, Inc.

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