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Tennessee Williams, New York

A work made of platinum-palladium print; edition 1/15.
Copyright Condé Nast Publications, Inc.

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  • A work made of platinum-palladium print; edition 1/15.

Date:

February 13, 1951, printed 1983

Artist:

Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Irving Penn

Title

Tennessee Williams, New York

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1951

Medium

Platinum-palladium print; edition 1/15

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso: “2977 [in a circle]”; inscribed verso: “TENNESSEE WILLIAMS [in a box] / PHOTOGRAPHED IN NEW YORK FEB. 13, 1951”; inscribed verso: “1/15”; inscribed verso: “Rives Paper on Aluminum / Multiple Coating and Printing / 1 [in a circle] Platinum-palladium / 2 [in a circle] Platinum-palladium / Print made 1983”; stamped verso: “PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright © 1951 by / THE CONDE NAST PUBLICATIONS INC. / Not to be reproduced without / written permission of the / copyright owner.”; signed and stamped verso: “Irving Penn / Hand-coated by the photographer / IRVING PENN [in a circle]”; stamped and inscribed verso: “In addition to 15 numbered prints of this image / in platinum metals, unnumbered, but signed, silver / prints not exceeding a total of 35 may exist.”

Dimensions

39 × 38.8 cm (image); 58 × 50.7 cm (paper); 61 × 50.7 cm (mount)

Credit Line

Gift of Irving Penn

Reference Number

1996.210

Copyright

Copyright Condé Nast Publications, Inc.

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