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    IRVING PENN (American, 1917-2009)
    Spanish Gypsy Family, 1965
    Platinum-palladium, printed 1971
    15-1/2 x 15-3/8 inches (39.4 x 39.1 cm)
    Signed, titled, dated, editioned '20/28' and annotated in pencil with artist's limitation stamp and Conde Nast copyright label on verso.

    FROM A PRIVATE NEW MEXICO COLLECTION

    LITERATURE:
    Knopf/Callaway, Irving Penn: Passage, p. 154, (another example illustrated).


    Condition Report*: Annotated print made January-February 1971 with additional printing notes and the number 624 circled in pencil; two additional stamps 'hand coated by the photographer' 'deacidified'; limitation notes twenty-eight prints in platinum metals, silver prints in an edition of fifteen; 'LF' annotated in top right corner on verso. Overall aluminum mount with registration bar to an overall size of 25 x20 inches. Paper lightly abraded along all peripheal edges; paper abraded below registration bar verso.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2014
    16th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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