Skip to Content
Today Open today 10–11 members | 11–5 public

Six Street Boys, Cuzco

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

Image actions

  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

1948, printed 1949

Artist:

Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Irving Penn

Title

Six Street Boys, Cuzco

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

Made 1948

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Edition

of 11

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso: 3521 ; inscribed verso: SIX STREET BOYS / CUZCO, PERU, 1948 [in a box] ; stamped verso: COPYRIGHT / NOT TO BE REPRODUCED WITHOUT / WRITTEN PERMISSION FROM / THE CONDE NAST PUBLICATIONS, INC.; stamped verso: Photograph by PENN ; stamped verso: PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright ©1985 by Irving Penn, COURTESY OF VOGUE / Not to be reproduced without / written permission of the / copyright owner and / THE CONDE NAST PUBLICATIONS INC.; stamped and inscribed verso: SIGNED, SILVER PRINTS OF / THIS NEGATIVE NOT EXCEEDING 11.; signed and stamped verso: Irving Penn / IRVING PENN [in a circle]; inscribed verso: Print made 1949. / I.P.

Dimensions

Image: 28.5 × 26.9 cm (11 1/4 × 10 5/8 in.); Paper: 35.3 × 27.9 cm (13 15/16 × 11 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Irving Penn

Reference Number

1996.260

Copyright

Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

Extended information about this artwork

Object information is a work in progress and may be updated as new research findings emerge. To help improve this record, please email . Information about image downloads and licensing is available here.

Share

Sign up for our enewsletter to receive updates.

Learn more

Image actions

Share