Fish Made of Fish (Experimental), New York

A work made of gelatin silver print; edition of 13.
Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print; edition of 13.

Date:

1939, printed c. 1939

Artist:

Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

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Artist

Irving Penn

Title

Fish Made of Fish (Experimental), New York

Origin

United States

Date

1939

Medium

Gelatin silver print; edition of 13

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso: “FISH MADE OF FISH / (NEW YORK, 1939) [in a box]”; stamped and inscribed verso: “PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright © 1939 by / IRVING PENN / Not to be reproduced without / written permission of the / photographer.”; inscribed verso: “REF. 497”; stamped and inscribed verso: “SIGNED, SILVER PRINTS OF / THIS NEGATIVE NOT EXCEEDING 13.”; signed and stamped verso: “Irving Penn / IRVING PENN [in a circle]”; inscribed verso: “Print made c. 1939. / IP:”.

Dimensions

26.8 × 35.1 cm (image); 28.2 × 38.1 cm (paper)

Credit Line

Gift of Irving Penn

Reference Number

1996.159

Copyright

Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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