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Still Life with with Onion Skin, New York

A work made of gelatin silver print; edition of 15.
Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print; edition of 15.

Date:

1947, printed 1991

Artist:

Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

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Artist

Irving Penn

Title

Still Life with with Onion Skin, New York

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1947

Medium

Gelatin silver print; edition of 15

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso: “REF: 16846”; inscribed verso: “STILL LIFE WITH ONION SKIN / (NEW YORK, 1947) [in a box]”; signed and stamped verso: “Irving Penn / IRVING PENN [in a circle]”; inscribed verso: “Print made 1991.”; stamped verso: “TONED IN SELENIUM.”; stamped and inscribed verso: “PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright © 1985 by Irving Penn Courtesy of Vogue / Not to be reproduced without / written permission of the / copyright owner and / THE CONDE NAST PUBLICATIONS INC.”; stamped and inscribed verso: “SIGNED, SILVER PRINTS OF / THIS NEGATIVE NOT EXCEEDING 15. / IP.”

Dimensions

12 × 24.4 cm (image); 27.9 × 37.6 cm (paper)

Credit Line

Gift of Irving Penn

Reference Number

1996.164

Copyright

Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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