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Two Cholas (Mestizas) From Puno, Cuzco

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

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  • 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

Two Cholas (Mestizas) From Puno, Cuzco

Place

United States (Artist's nationality)

Date

Made 1948

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso: 172724-273/MLY; stamped verso: COPYRIGHT / NOT TO BE REPRODUCED WITHOUT / WRITTEN PERMISSION FROM / THE CONDE NAST PUBLICATIONS, INC.; stamped verso: PHOTOGRAPH / BY / PENN; inscribed verso: ..; inscribed verso: TWO CHOLAS (MESTIZAS) FROM PUNO / CUZCO, DEC. 1948 [in a box]; stamped and inscribed verso: PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright © 1960 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 8.; signed and stamped verso: Irving Penn / IRVING PENN [in a circle]; inscribed verso: Print made 1949. / IP.

Dimensions

Image/paper: 20.2 × 19 cm (8 × 7 1/2 in.); Mount: 35.5 × 28.4 cm (14 × 11 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Irving Penn

Reference Number

1996.262

Copyright

Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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