Inscription

All center verso: attached paper typescript: Picasso (underlined)/ Photograph by Irving Penn/ Copyright 1960 by Irving Penn/ Not to be reproduced without written/ permission of The Conde Nast Publications Inc./ and the copyright owner.; in graphite: 1122 (circled)/ Rives Paper on Aluminum/ Multiple coating and Printing/ (1)Platinum/ (2)Platinum-palladium/ Print made June 1974/ Irving Penn (circled)/ 34/45; stamp: Hand-coated by the photographer; stamp: There are also in existence a number/ of silver prints not exceeding (crossed out); In addition to 45 (graphite addition) numbered prints of this image/ in platinum metals, unnumbered, but signed, silver/ prints not exceeding a total of 30 (graphite addition) may exist.; u.r. graphite: LF

Provenance

Irving Penn; gift to NGA, 2002.