Funeral Home, American South

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:

1941, printed 1990

Artist:

Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

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Artist

Irving Penn

Title

Funeral Home, American South

Origin

United States

Date

1941

Medium

Gelatin silver print; edition of 13

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso: “REF. 15811”; inscribed verso: “..”; inscribed verso: “FUNERAL HOME / (AMERICAN SOUTH) / 1941 [in a box]”; signed and stamped verso: “Irving Penn / IRVING PENN [in a circle]”; inscribed verso: “Print made 1990. / IP”; stamped verso: “TONED IN SELENIUM”; stamped and inscribed verso: “PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright © 1985 by Irving Penn / NOT TO BE REPRODUCED WITHOUT / WRITTEN PERMISSION OF / PHOTOGRAPHER.”; stamped and inscribed verso: “SIGNED SILVER PRINTS OF / THIS NEGATIVE NOT EXCEEDING 13. / IP.”

Dimensions

28 × 26.4 cm (image/paper); 32.6 × 29.2 cm (mount)

Credit Line

Gift of Irving Penn

Reference Number

1996.186

Copyright

Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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