Inscription

center verso in graphite: 2 Guedras / 1358 (circled) / BF 360 Paper on Aluminum / Multiple coating and Printing / (1) Platinum / (2) Platinum-palladium / Print made January 1979; right of center in graphite: 22/40; stamp: Hand-coated by the photographer; with graphite addition: Irving Penn; stamp: In addition to 40 (graphite addition) numbered prints of this image / in platinum metals, unnumbered, but signed, silver / prints not exceeding a total of 15 (graphite addition) may exist.; artist's copyright stamp with graphite addition: 1974; upper right in graphite: FGO

Provenance

Irving Penn; gift to NGA, 2002.