France, old couple on the seine

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Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

France, old couple on the seine, 1951

Chromogenic transparencies (2)
10 x 8 in. (each)
Gift of Irving Penn, 1997.27.1-2

SERIES VII: STREET AND TRAVEL (RESTRICTED)
France, "Old Couple on the Seine," two views for Vogue feature "Sunday on the Seine," published April 1953. 10 x 8 in. chromogenic color film positive transparencies (2).
See also collection print, accession number 1996.251.
These color transparencies appear to have been made with the use of a point source enlarger. For more information, please see the description of Penn's experiments with this technique.