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Inscription

center verso in graphite: 2500 (circled) / Balenciaga / (Paris 1950) / Cocoa Dress (L.F.-P.)/ Rives Paper on aluminum / Multiple coating and Printing / 1) Platinum-palladium / 2) Platinum - palladium / Print made November - December 1979; artist's copyright stamp with graphite addition: 1950; stamp: Hand-coated by the photographer; with graphite addition: Irving Penn; right of center in graphite: 2/50; lower center verso stamp: In addition to 50 (graphite addition) numbered prints of this image / in platinum metals, unnumbered, but signed, silver / prints not exceeding a total of 7 (graphite addition) may exist.; lower left in graphite: IP8; lower right in graphite: A(circled)3

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Provenance

Irving Penn; gift to NGA, 2002.

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