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Ballet Theatre, New York

A work made of platinum-palladium print; edition 7/25.
Copyright Condé Nast Publications, Inc.

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  • A work made of platinum-palladium print; edition 7/25.

Date:

1947, printed January 1977

Artist:

Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Irving Penn

Title

Ballet Theatre, New York

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1947

Medium

Platinum-palladium print; edition 7/25

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso: “BALLET THEATRE / 933 [in a circle]”; inscribed verso: “BF 360 Paper on Aluminum / Multiple Coating and Printing / 1 [in a circle] Platinum / 2 [in a circle] Platinum-palladium”; inscribed and stamped verso: “Print made January 1977 / Deacidified”; inscribed verso: “7/25”; signed and stamped verso: “Irving Penn [in a circle] / Hand-coated by the photographer”; inscribed and stamped verso: “In addition to 25 numbered prints of this image / in platinum metals, unnumbered, but signed, silver prints not exceeding a total of 60 may exist.”; stamped and inscribed verso: “PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright © 1978 by / THE CONDE NAST PUBLICATIONS INC. / Not to be reproduced without / written permission of the / copyright holder.”

Dimensions

39.1 × 54.9 cm (image); 56 × 63.4 cm (paper); 56 × 66.1 cm (mount)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Mrs. Leigh B. Block

Reference Number

1977.910

Copyright

Copyright Condé Nast Publications, Inc.

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