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99-Year-Old House, San Francisco

A work made of gelatin silver print; edition of 11.
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  • A work made of gelatin silver print; edition of 11.

Date:

1947, printed 1990

Artist:

Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

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Artist

Irving Penn

Title

99-Year-Old House, San Francisco

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1947

Medium

Gelatin silver print; edition of 11

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso: “REF 15834”; inscribed verso: “99 YEAR OLD HOUSE (PICKET FENCE) / SAN FRANCISCO / 1947 [in a box]”; signed and stamped verso: “Irving Penn / IRVING PENN [in a circle]”; inscribed verso: “Print made 1990. / I.P.”; stamped verso: “TONED IN SELENIUM”; stamped verso: “PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright © 1947–RENEWED 1979 by Irving Penn / Not to be reproduced without / written permission of / photographer.”; stamped and inscribed verso: “SIGNED, SILVER PRINTS OF / THIS NEGATIVE NOT EXCEEDING 11. / I.P.”

Dimensions

27.9 × 26.5 cm (image/paper); 33.1 × 30.6 cm (mount)

Credit Line

Gift of Irving Penn

Reference Number

1996.192

Copyright

Copyright Condé Nast Publications, Inc.

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