Collapse, New York

A work made of platinum-palladium print; edition 3/23.
Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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  • A work made of platinum-palladium print; edition 3/23.

Date:

January 1980, printed December 1981

Artist:

Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

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Photography

Artist

Irving Penn

Title

Collapse, New York

Origin

United States

Date

1980

Medium

Platinum-palladium print; edition 3/23

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso: “.. / AR 1536”; inscribed verso: “COLLAPSE [in a box] / neg. made Jan. 1980”; inscribed verso: “3/23”; tamped and inscribed verso; “PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright © 1981 by / IRVING PENN”; inscribed verso: “Platinum-palladium / Strathmore Paper on aluminum”; signed and stamped verso: “Irving Penn / Hand-coated by the photographer [in a circle]”; stamped and inscribed verso: “In addition to 23 numbered prints of this image / in platinum metals, a number of unsigned silver prints / for reproduction in publications may exist.”; inscribed verso: “Print made December 1981.”

Dimensions

31.3 × 52.3 cm (image); 40.7 × 61 cm (paper)

Credit Line

Gift of Irving Penn

Reference Number

1996.173

Copyright

Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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