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  • Provenance

    Marlborough Gallery, New York

  • Literature

    Knopf/Callaway, Irving Penn: Passage, p. 198 for a variant
    Moderna Museet, Irving Penn: Photographs, p. 238
    Penn, Irving Penn: Privatsammlung, pl. 63
    Penn, Worlds in a Small Room, p. 79 for a variant
    Szarkowski, Irving Penn, pl. 93

  • Artist Biography

    Irving Penn

    American • 1917 - 2009

    Arresting portraits, exquisite flowers, luscious food and glamorous models populate Irving Penn's meticulously rendered, masterful prints. Penn employed the elegant simplicity of a gray or white backdrop to pose his subjects, be it a model in the latest Parisian fashion, a famous subject or veiled women in Morocco.

    Irving Penn's distinct aesthetic transformed twentieth-century elegance and style, with each brilliant composition beautifully articulating his subjects. Working across several photographic mediums, Penn was a master printmaker. Regardless of the subject, each and every piece is rendered with supreme beauty. 

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Three Rissani Women with Bread

1971
Platinum palladium print, printed 1978.
21 5/8 x 19 1/2 in. (54.9 x 49.5 cm)
Signed, titled '3 Women of Rissani', dated, numbered 8/32 in pencil, Condé Nast copyright credit reproduction limitation and edition stamps on the reverse of the aluminum flush-mount.

Estimate
$60,000 - 80,000 

Sold for $75,000

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