Vogue Fashion in Morocco (Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn), Morocco

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Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

Vogue Fashion in Morocco (Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn), Morocco, 1951, printed 1951

Gelatin silver print, edition of 8
18.6 x 18.8 cm (image); 19 x 19 cm (paper)
Inscribed verso: “REF. 9835”; inscribed verso: “VOGUE FASHION, IN MOROCCO (1951) [in a box] / LISA FONSSAGRIVES-PENN”; stamped and inscribed verso: “PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright © 1952–RENEWED 1980 by THE CONDE NAST PUBLICATIONS INC. / Not to be reproduced without / written permission of the / copyright owner”; stamped and inscribed verso: “SIGNED, SILVER PRINTS OF / THIS NEGATIVE NOT EXCEEDING 8.”; signed and stamped verso: “Irving Penn / IRVING PENN [in a circle]”; inscribed verso: “Print made 1951. (FROM COLOR) / IP.”
Gift of Irving Penn, 1996.238

Copyright Condé Nast Publications, Inc.

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

AIC, “Irving Penn, A Career in Photography,” November 22, 1997–February 1, 1998; traveled to St. Petersburg, Russia, State Hermitage Museum, March 1–May 16, 1998; Hamburg, Germany, Deichtorhallen, June 18–September 6, 1998; Munich, Germany, Müchner Stadtmuseum, October 6, 1998–February 21, 1999; San Francisco, California, Friends of Photography/Ansel Adams Center for Photography, November 11, 1999–January 23, 2000; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, March 25–June 4, 2000; Paris, France, Maison Européenne de la Photographie, September 13–November 5, 2000. (Colin Westerbeck)

Publication History

Westerbeck, Colin. 1997. “Irving Penn: A Career in Photography.” Exh. cat. Art Institute of Chicago/Bulfinch Press. p. 120, cat. 83, pl. 70.

Ownership History

Given by the artist to the Art Institute, 1996.