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Two Thin Women, New Guinea

A work made of platinum-palladium print; edition 10/19.
Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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  • A work made of platinum-palladium print; edition 10/19.

Date:

May 1970, printed March 1984

Artist:

Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Irving Penn

Title

Two Thin Women, New Guinea

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1970

Medium

Platinum-palladium print; edition 10/19

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso: “3149 / .. [in a circle]”; inscribed verso: “2 THIN NEW GUINEA WOMEN / NEW GUINEA, MAY 1970 [in a box]”; inscribed verso: “Rives Paper on Aluminum / Multiple Coating and Printing / 1 [in a circle] Platinum-palladium / 2 [in a circle] Platinum-palladium / Print made March 1984.”; stamped verso; “Deacidified”; signed and stamped verso: “Hand-coated  /Irving Penn [in a circle] / IRVING PENN”; inscribed verso: “10/19”; stamped verso: “PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright © 1984 by Irving Penn, COURTESY OF VOGUE / Not to be reproduced without / written permission of the / copyright owner and / THE CONDE NAST PUBLICATIONS INC.”

Dimensions

33.7 × 33.4 cm (image); 60.8 × 50.8 cm (paper)

Credit Line

Gift of Irving Penn

Reference Number

1996.270

Copyright

Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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