Lorry Washers, London

A work made of platinum-palladium print; edition 28/36.
Copyright Condé Nast Publications, Ltd.

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  • A work made of platinum-palladium print; edition 28/36.

Date:

1950, printed January 1977

Artist:

Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

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Photography

Artist

Irving Penn

Title

Lorry Washers, London

Origin

United States

Date

1950

Medium

Platinum-palladium print; edition 28/36

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso: “P1249 / .. [in a circle]”; inscribed verso: “LORRY WASHERS, LONDON 1950”; inscribed verso: “Platinum-palladium / Print made January 1977”; stamped verso: “Deacidified”; signed and stamped verso: “Irving Penn / HAND COATED BY THE PHOTOGRAPHER [in a circle]”; inscribed verso: “28/36 [in a circle]”; stamped and inscribed verso: “PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright © 1951 by The Conde Nast Publications Ltd / Not to be reproduced without / written permission of the / copyright owner.”; stamped and inscribed verso: “In addition to 36 numbered prints of this image / in platinum metals, unnumbered, but signed, silver / prints not exceeding a total of 6 may exist. / I.P.”

Dimensions

49.2 × 37.5 cm (image); 57.2 × 46.8 cm (paper)

Credit Line

Gift of Irving Penn

Reference Number

1996.266

Copyright

Copyright Condé Nast Publications, Ltd.

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