Underfoot I, New York, October 27, 1999, printed April 6, 2001
Gelatin silver print, edition of 8
55.8 x 44.5 cm (image); 60.5 x 49.2 cm (paper)
Stamped and inscribed verso, upper left, in black ink or graphite: “REF. 19697”; inscribed verso, center, in black ink: “·· E”; inscribed verso, center, in black ink: “UNDERFOOT I / (NEW YORK, OCT. 27, 1999) [in a box]”; stamped and inscribed verso, center, in black ink: “PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright ©1999 by Irving Penn / Not to be reproduced without / written permission of / photographer”; signed and stamped verso, lower right, in black ink: “Irving Penn / IRVING PENN [in a circle]”; inscribed verso, lower right, in black ink: “Print made April 6, 2001. / I.P.”; stamped verso, lower center, in black ink: “TONED IN: SELENIUM”; stamped and inscribed verso, lower right, in black ink: “VASILIOS ZATSE COLLABORATED CLOSELY / IN MAKING THE PRINT / IP”; inscribed and stamped verso, lower right, in black ink: “8 SIGNED SILVER PRINTS OF / THIS NEGATIVE WITH VARIATIONS / IP.”
Gift of The Irving Penn Foundation in memory of James Wood, 2011.369
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Museum of Art, "Underfoot: Photographs by Irving Penn," July 10–November 28, 2004; traveled to San Francisco, California, Fraenkel Gallery, January 6–March 5, 2005; and New York, New York, Pace/MacGill Gallery, October 6–November 5, 2005 (Philadelphia and San Francisco only).
AIC, "Irving Penn: Underfoot," January 17–May 12, 2013. (Matthew S. Witkovsky)
Fraenkel, Jeffrey and Frish Brandt. 2010. "Furthermore." Exh. cat. Fraenkel Gallery/Distributed Art Publishers. pl. 73. (other print of this image?)
Estate of the artist; by descent to the artist's son, Tom Penn [who is also the executive director of The Irving Penn Foundation]; given by the Foundation to the Art Institute, 2011.