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Cuzco Children, Cuzco, Peru

A work made of platinum-palladium print.
Copyright Condé Nast Publications, Inc.

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  • A work made of platinum-palladium print.

Date:

1948, printed December 1976

Artist:

Irving Penn
American, 1917–2009

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Irving Penn

Title

Cuzco Children, Cuzco, Peru

Place

United States (Artist's nationality)

Date

Made 1948

Medium

Platinum-palladium print

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso: “CUZCO CHILDREN”; inscribed verso: “1369 [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 / Print made December 1976”; signed and stamped verso: “Irving Penn / Hand-coated by the photographer [in a circle]”; stamped and inscribed verso: “In addition to 60 numbered prints of this image / in platinum metals, unnumbered, but signed, silver prints not exceeding a total of 30 may exist.”; inscribed verso: “28/60”; stamped and inscribed verso: “PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright © 1960 by / THE CONDE NAST PUBLICATIONS INC. / Not to be reproduced without / written permission of the / copyright owner.”

Dimensions

Image: 49.6 × 50.7 cm (19 9/16 × 20 in.); Paper: 55.9 × 63.3 cm (22 1/16 × 24 15/16 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Mrs. Leigh B. Block

Reference Number

1977.913

Copyright

Copyright Condé Nast Publications, Inc.

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