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Shine Parlor, American South

A work made of gelatin silver print; edition of 10.
Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print; edition of 10.

Date:

1941, printed 1990

Artist:

Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

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Artist

Irving Penn

Title

Shine Parlor, American South

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1941

Medium

Gelatin silver print; edition of 10

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso: “REF. 15867”; signed and stamped verso: “Irving Penn / IRVING PENN [in a circle]”; inscribed verso: “SHINE PARLOR / (AMERICAN SOUTH) / 1941 [in a box]”; inscribed verso: “Print made 1990. / I.P.”; stamped verso: “TONED IN SELENIUM.”; stamped and inscribed verso: “PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright © 1985 by Irving Penn / Not to be reproduced without written permission of / photographer.”; stamped and inscribed verso: “SIGNED, SILVER PRINTS OF / THIS NEGATIVE NOT EXCEEDING 10. / 1.P.”

Dimensions

21.5 × 26.7 cm (image/paper); 28 × 35.5 cm (mount)

Credit Line

Gift of Irving Penn

Reference Number

1996.188

Copyright

Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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