May 21, 2015 - Sale 2385

Sale 2385 - Lot 255

Estimate: $ 10,000 - $ 15,000
PENN, IRVING (1917-2009)
"John Marin, New York." Platinum-palladium print, 21 3/8x15 5/8inches (54.3x39.7 cm.), flush mounted to aluminum, with Penn's signature, title, dates, and edition notation 24/40, in pencil, and with his copyright and edition hand stamps, all on mount verso. 1948, printed 1977

Additional Details

From the Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York; to the Forbes Collection, 1985.

This print was exhibited in Detached Realism: The Work of Claudio Bravo and Irving Penn, at the Forbes Galleries, New York, February 6-June 1, 1990 and Irving Penn: A Collection, at the Forbes Galleries, New York, September 12, 2009-February 6, 2010.

Moments Preserved, p. 134.
Irving Penn (Fribourg), pl. 4, p. 22.
Irving Penn (Szarkowski), pl. 14.
Passage: A Work Record, p. 28.
Irving Penn: Platinum Prints, pl. 3.