James Van Der Zee, New York

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Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

James Van Der Zee, New York, February 11, 1983, printed 1984

Gelatin silver print, edition of 13
37.7 x 37.4 cm (image); 55 x 40.7 cm (paper)
Gift of Irving Penn, 1998.61

Print no. 1379 Edition of 13

Copyright Condé Nast Publications, Inc.

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

AIC, "Crossing the Line: Photography Reconsidered," January 29–June 4, 2000. (David Travis)

AIC, "Photographs by the Score: Personal Visions Twenty-Some Years Apart," October 7, 2006–January 14, 2007. (David Travis)

Publication History

Foresta, Merry A. and William F. Stapp. 1990. “Irving Penn: Master Images.” Exh. cat. National Museum of American Art and National Portrait Gallery/Smithsonian Institution Press. p. 151, cat. 115. (other print of this image)

Penn, Irving. 1991. “Passage: A Work Record.” Knopf. p. 251. (other print of this image)

Ownership History

Given by the artist to the Art Institute, 1998.