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Chicks in a Jar (A), Mexico

A work made of gelatin silver print; edition of 10.
Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print; edition of 10.

Date:

1942, printed 1983

Artist:

Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

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Photography

Artist

Irving Penn

Title

Chicks in a Jar (A), Mexico

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1942

Medium

Gelatin silver print; edition of 10

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso: “CHICKS IN A JAR (A) / MEXICO, 1942 [in a box]”; stamped and inscribed verso: “PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright (c) 1964 by Irving Penn / Not to be reproduced without / written permission of the / photographer.”; stamped and inscribed verso: “SIGNED SILVER PRINTS OF / THIS NEGATIVE NOT EXCEEDING 10.”; signed and stamped verso: “Irving Penn / IRVING PENN [in a circle]”; inscribed verso: “Print made 1983. / IP.”; stamped verso: “TONED IN SELENIUM.”

Dimensions

35.5 × 27.6 cm

Credit Line

Gift of Irving Penn

Reference Number

1996.160

Copyright

Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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