Lot 114: IRVING PENN, (AMERICAN 1917-1999), WOMAN WITH BABY ON BACK, CUZCO (PERU)
December 14, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
WOMAN WITH BABY ON BACK, CUZCO (PERU)
1948. Vintage print with Penn credit and Condé Nast copyright reproduction stamps on reverse of original mount, silver gelatin print
Image size: 7 5/8 x 7 5/16 in. (19.5 x 18.5cm)
Mount size: 15 x 11 in. (38 x 28cm)
Lee Marks Fine Arts, New York, New York.
Acquired from the above in 1981.
The support slightly toned, with time staining and surface soiling. With a fox mark to the immediate left where the paper is secured to its support, approx 2 inches from the top. With occasional scattered fox marks in the margins. In excellent state of preservation. Archivally framed, not examined verso.
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