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Tambul Warrior, New Guinea

A work made of platinum-palladium print; edition 11/25.
Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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  • A work made of platinum-palladium print; edition 11/25.

Date:

1970, printed June 1979

Artist:

Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Irving Penn

Title

Tambul Warrior, New Guinea

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1970

Medium

Platinum-palladium print; edition 11/25

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso: “176 / .. [in a circle]”; inscribed verso: “(NEW GUINEA 1970)”; inscribed verso: “11/25”; inscribed verso: “TAMBUL WARRIOR [underlined] / Rives Paper on Aluminum / Single coating, multiple printing / Platinum-palladium / Print made June 1979”; stamped and inscribed verso: “PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright © 1974 by Irving Penn / Not to be reproduced without / written permission of the /copyright owner and / THE CONDE NAST PUBLICATIONS INC.”; signed and stamped verso: “Irving Penn / Hand-coated by the photographer [in a circle]”; stamped and inscribed verso: “In addition to 25 numbered prints of this image / in platinum metals, unnumbered, but signed, silver prints not exceeding a total of 20 may exist.”

Dimensions

49.9 × 49.6 cm (image); 62.8 × 55.9 cm (paper); 66 × 55.9 cm (mount)

Credit Line

Gift of Irving Penn

Reference Number

1996.268

Copyright

Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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