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Cigarette No. 50, New York

A work made of platinum-palladium print; edition 10/38.
Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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  • A work made of platinum-palladium print; edition 10/38.

Date:

1972, printed December 1974

Artist:

Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Irving Penn

Title

Cigarette No. 50, New York

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1972

Medium

Platinum-palladium print; edition 10/38

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso: “C434 [in a circle]”; inscribed verso: “Rives Paper on Aluminum / Multiple coating and printing / 1 [in a circle] Platinum / 2 [in a circle] Platinum-palladium”; inscribed verso: “NEG. NO. 50”; inscribed verso: “Print made December 1974”; inscribed verso: “10/38”; stamped verso: “DEACIDIFIED”; signed and stamped verso: “Irving Penn / Hand-coated by the photographer [in a circle]”; stamped and inscribed verso: “PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright © 1974 by / IRVING PENN / Not to be reproduced without / written permission of the / photographer.”; inscribed verso: “No more than 38 original prints of / this image will ever be made. / IP.”

Dimensions

59.7 × 36.2 cm (image); 63.2 × 56 cm (paper)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Mrs. Leigh B. Block

Reference Number

1977.914

Copyright

Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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