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Pear (C), New York

A work made of platinum-palladium print; edition 8/11.
Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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  • A work made of platinum-palladium print; edition 8/11.

Date:

1993, printed June/July 1994

Artist:

Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Irving Penn

Title

Pear (C), New York

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1993

Medium

Platinum-palladium print; edition 8/11

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso: “3924 / ..” inscribed verso: “PEAR (C) / (NEW YORK, 1993) [in a box]”; inscribed verso: “8/11”; stamped verso: “Platinum and Palladium print”; stamped and inscribed verso: “HAND COATED BY / THE PHOTOGRAPHER/ I.P.”; stamped verso: “Deacidified”; inscribed verso: “BIENFANG PAPER ON ALUMINUM / PLATINUM-PALLADIUM / PRINT MADE JUNE–JULY 1994”; stamped verso: “PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright © 1993 by Irving Penn / Not to be reproduced without / written permission of / photographer.”; stamped and inscribed verso: “In addition 11 numbered prints of this image / in platinum metals, unnumbered, but singed, silver prints not exceeding a total of ZERO may exist. / IP.”; signed and stamped verso: “Irving Penn / IRVING PENN [in a circle].”

Dimensions

29 × 49 cm (image); 39.8 × 59.7 cm (paper)

Credit Line

Gift of Irving Penn

Reference Number

1996.177

Copyright

Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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