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Four-Eyed Beauty, New York

A work made of silver dye-bleach print.
Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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  • A work made of silver dye-bleach print.


c. 1965, printed 1985/86


Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

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Irving Penn


Four-Eyed Beauty, New York


United States (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1960–1970


Silver dye-bleach print


of 8


Inscribed verso, upper left, in black ink and graphite: REF: [black ink] 15206 [graphite] ; inscribed verso, upper center, in black ink: .. / FOUR EYED BEAUTY / (NEW YORK, 1960’s) [in rectangle]; stamped and inscribed verso, center, in black ink: PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright © [stamped] 1986 [inscribed] by Irving Penn / Not to be reproduced without / written permission of the / copyright owner and / THE CONDE NAST PUBLICATIONS INC.; signed, stamped and inscribed verso, center right, in black ink: Irving Penn [inscribed] / IRVING PENN [stamped/encircled] / CIBACHROME PRINT MADE [stamped] 1985-1986 [inscribed]; stamped and inscribed verso, lower center, in black ink: SIGNED PRINTS OF THIS PHOTOGRAPH / NOT EXCEEDING [stamped] 8. [inscribed]


Image: 18.1 × 19.1 cm (7 3/16 × 7 9/16 in.); Paper: 18.9 × 19.6 cm (7 1/2 × 7 3/4 in.)

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Gift of Irving Penn

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Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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