center verso in graphite: 42 / Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn / BF 360 Paper on Aluminum / Multiple coating and Printing / (1) Platinum / (2) Platinum-palladium / Print made August-September 1977; left of center: 33/40; center verso: artist's copyright stamp with graphite addition: 1950; center verso stamp: Hand-coated by the photographer; with graphite addition: Irving Penn; lower right verso, 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 25 (graphite addition) may exist.; upper right in graphite: A.S.
Irving Penn; gift to NGA, 2002.
Associated NamesPenn, Irving
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