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    Irving Penn (American, 1917-2009)
    Hell's Angel: Doug, 1967
    Platinum-palladium, 1976
    19-1/2 x 20 inches (49.5 x 50.8 cm)
    Signed, titled, dated, annotated, and editioned '26/40' with notation 'P 1701' in pencil with the photographer's stamp and stamped 'In addition to 40 numbered prints of this image in platinum metals, unnumbered, but signed, silver prints not exceeding a total of 15 may exist' on verso.

    LITERATURE:
    Look, 'The Incredibles', 9 January 1968, p. 51
    Greenough, Irving Penn: Platinum Prints, pl. 48
    Grossman, Worlds in a Small Room: Irving Penn, p. 52
    Knopf/Callaway, Irving Penn: Passage, A Work Record, p. 168
    Marlborough, Irving Penn Photographs in Platinum Metals, Images 1947-1975, pl. 94




    Condition Report*: On Arches paper; sheet measures 22-1/4 x 25 inches; hinged to mat via upper corners verso; there do not appear to be any major condition issues; framed under acrylic. Framed Dimensions 29.5 X 29 Inches
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    June, 2018
    5th Tuesday
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