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Max Ernst & Dorothea Tanning, New York

A work made of gelatin silver print; edition of 12.
Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print; edition of 12.

Date:

March 20, 1947, printed 1983

Artist:

Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

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Photography

Artist

Irving Penn

Title

Max Ernst & Dorothea Tanning, New York

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1947

Medium

Gelatin silver print; edition of 12

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso: “REF. 11466”; inscribed verso: “JOB NO: 13897-P4”; inscribed verso: “MAX ERNST / DOROTHEA TANING [in a box] / PHOTOGRAPHED IN NEW YORK, MARCH 20, 1947”; inscribed verso: “PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN”; stamped and inscribed verso: “PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright © 1983 by Irving Penn, COURTESY OF VOGUE / Not to be reproduced without / written permission of the / copyright owner and / THE CONDE NAST PUBLICATIONS INC.”; stamped verso: “TONED IN SELENIUM”; inscribed verso: “Print made 1983. / I.P.”; signed and stamped verso: “Irving Penn / PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN [in a circle].”

Dimensions

24.3 × 19.2 cm (image); 24.7 × 19.6 cm (paper); 35.1 × 25.4 cm (mount)

Credit Line

Gift of Irving Penn

Reference Number

1996.195

Copyright

Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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