Italy, Niche Children

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Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

Italy, Niche Children, October 11–12, 1948

Gelatin silver print
10 x 8 in.
Gift of Irving Penn, 1997.25.44

SERIES VII: STREET AND TRAVEL (RESTRICTED)
Italy, niche children, for Vogue feature "Italy: Shoeshine Children: In a Country Where Art Is Everywhere and Children Sometimes Stand Waiting in Niches Empty Now of Statues," published May 1949, job no. 16470P. 10 x 8 in. gelatin silver contact sheet of 2 1/4 in. negatives, with some images cut out.