Arshile Gorky & Wifredo Lam (B), New York

A work made of gelatin silver print; edition of 11.
Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print; edition of 11.

Date:

July 17, 1946, printed January 26, 1999

Artist:

Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

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Artist

Irving Penn

Title

Arshile Gorky & Wifredo Lam (B), New York

Origin

United States

Date

1946

Medium

Gelatin silver print; edition of 11

Inscriptions

Stamped and inscribed verso, upper left, in black ink: “REF. 18454,” inscribed verso, upper center, in black ink: “.. / ARSHILE GORKY AND WILFREDO LAM B [in a circle] / (NEW YORK, JULY 17, 1946) [in a box]”; stamped and inscribed verso, center, in black ink: “PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright (c) 1999 by Irving Penn / Courtesy of Vogue / Not to be reproduced without / written permission of / photographer.”; signed, stamped, and inscribed verso, lower left, in black ink: “Irving Penn / IRVING PENN [in a circle] / Print made Jan. 26, 1999. / I.P.”; stamped and inscribed verso, center right, in black ink: “SIGNED PRINTS OF THIS PHOTOGRAPH / NOT EXCEEDING 11. / I.P.”; stamped verso, lower center, in black ink: “TONED IN: SELENIUM”; stamped verso, lower center, in black ink: “HYPO ELIMINATED.”

Dimensions

24.2 × 19.4 cm (image); 25.1 × 20.2 cm (paper)

Credit Line

Gift of Irving Penn

Reference Number

2001.96

Copyright

Copyright The Irving Penn Foundation

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