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Seven Metal, Seven Bone, New York

A work made of platinum-palladium print; edition 3/41.
Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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  • A work made of platinum-palladium print; edition 3/41.

Date:

February 1980, printed September 1981

Artist:

Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

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Photography and Media

Artist

Irving Penn

Title

Seven Metal, Seven Bone, New York

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1980

Medium

Platinum-palladium print; edition 3/41

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso: “.. / AR 1213”; inscribed verso: “SEVEN METAL, SEVEN BONE [in a box] / neg. made FEB. 1980”; inscribed verso; “3/41”; inscribed verso: “Platinum-palladium / Strathmore Paper on aluminum”; stamped and inscribed verso: “PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright © 1980 by / IRVING PENN”; signed and stamped verso: “Irving Penn / Hand-coated by the photographer [in a circle]”; stamped and inscribed verso; “In addition to 41 numbered prints of this image / in platinum metals, a number of unsigned silver prints / for reproduction in publications may exist.”; inscribed verso; “Print made September 1981.”

Dimensions

33.5 × 53.2 cm (image); 40.5 × 60.9 cm (paper)

Credit Line

Gift of Alexander Liberman

Reference Number

1985.917

Copyright

Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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