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Spencer Tracy, New York

A work made of gelatin silver print.
Copyright Condé Nast Publications, Inc.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

March 23, 1948, printed c. 1948

Artist:

Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Irving Penn

Title

Spencer Tracy, New York

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1948

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Edition

of 26

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso: REF 2196; inscribed verso: ..; inscribed verso: SPENCER TRACY / NEW YORK, MAR. 23, 1948 [in a box]; stamped verso: PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright © 1948 by THE CONDE NAST PUBLICATIONS LTD. / Not to be reproduced without / written permission of the / copyright owner / THE CONDE NAST PUBLICATIONS LTD.; stamped and inscribed verso: SIGNED, SILVER PRINTS OF / THIS NEGATIVE NOT EXCEEDING 26.; signed and stamped verso: Irving Penn / IRVING PENN [in a circle]; inscribed verso: Print made near to date of / photographic sitting. / IP.

Dimensions

Image: 24.3 × 19.6 cm (9 5/8 × 7 3/4 in.); Paper: 25.2 × 20.4 cm (9 15/16 × 8 1/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Irving Penn

Reference Number

1996.201

Copyright

Copyright Condé Nast Publications, Inc.

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