Mar 11, 2021 - Sale 2561

Sale 2561 - Lot 155

Price Realized: $ 20,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 12,000 - $ 18,000
IRVING PENN (1917-2009)
Spencer Tracy, New York. Silver print, the image measuring 9 1/2x7 3/4 inches (24.1x19.7 cm.), the sheet slightly larger, with Penn's signature, initials, title, date, and notation "print made near to date of photographic sitting," in ink, and credit hand stamp and reproduction limitation hand stamps, with the date and edition notation 26, in ink, on verso. 1948

Additional Details

Penn, Passage, A Work Record (Alfred A. Knopf/Callaway), p. 53; Westerbeck, ed., Irving Penn: A Career in Photography (Little, Brown and Co.), p. 68.