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Summer Sleep, New York

A work made of dye imbibition print; edition of 29.
Copyright Condé Nast Publications, Inc.

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  • A work made of dye imbibition print; edition of 29.

Date:

1949, printed 1984

Artist:

Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

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Artist

Irving Penn

Title

Summer Sleep, New York

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1949

Medium

Dye imbibition print; edition of 29

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso: "REF. 5002"; inscribed verso: ".."; inscribed verso: "SUMMER SLEEP / (NEW YORK, 1949) [in a box]"; stamped and inscribed verso: "PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright © 1949 - Renewed 1977 by / THE CONDE NAST PUBLICATIONS INC. / not to be reproduced without / written permission of the copyright owner."; signed and tamped verso: "Irving Penn / IRVING PENN [in a circle]"; stamped and inscribed verso: "SIGNED PRINTS OF THIS PHOTOGRAPH / NOT EXCEEDING 29."; signed and inscribed verso: "DYE TRANSFER PRINT MADE 1985. / IP:."

Dimensions

40 × 57 cm (image); 50.8 × 60.8 cm (paper)

Credit Line

Gift of Irving Penn

Reference Number

1996.230

Copyright

Copyright Condé Nast Publications, Inc.

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