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Nude No. 44, New York

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

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.


1949/50, printed 1949/50


Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

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Irving Penn


Nude No. 44, New York


United States (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1949–1950


Gelatin silver print


of 9


Inscribed verso: REF 11715; inscribed verso: E [in a circle] / ..; inscribed verso: NUDE 44 [in a circle]; inscribed verso: N2P3/SN331; signed and stamped verso: Irving Penn / PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN [in a circle]; inscribed verso: PHOTOGRAPH AND PRINT MADE 1949-1950, NEW YORK / IP:; Stamped verso: Copyright © 1980 by Irving Penn. May not be reproduced without written permission / of Irving Penn and/or the Condé Nast Publications Inc.; stamped and inscribed verso; One of no more than 13 [crossed out] 9 (AS OF 1994) signed silver / prints of this negative. Each print / differs somewhat from the others. / Negative and print made 1949-1950. / I.P.


Image: 43 × 38.1 cm (16 15/16 × 15 in.); Paper: 47.1 × 40.4 cm (18 9/16 × 15 15/16 in.)

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Gift of Irving Penn

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Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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