Two Cholas (Mestizas) From Puno, Cuzco

A work made of gelatin silver print; edition of 8.
Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print; edition of 8.

Date:

1948, printed 1949

Artist:

Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

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Artist

Irving Penn

Title

Two Cholas (Mestizas) From Puno, Cuzco

Origin

United States

Date

1948

Medium

Gelatin silver print; edition of 8

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

20.2 × 19 cm (image/paper); 35.5 × 28.4 cm (mount)

Credit Line

Gift of Irving Penn

Reference Number

1996.262

Copyright

Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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