IRVING PENN (1917-2009) Pablo Picasso, Cannes. Silver print, the image measuring 13 inches (33 cm.) square, the mount 20x15 inches (50.8x38.1 cm.), with Penn's credit hand stamps and a numeric notation, in pencil, on mount verso. 1957
Acquired directly from Penn in the late 1950s-early 60s.
Penn, Moments Preserved (Simon & Schuster), p. 39; Penn, Passage: A Work Record (Jonathan Cape), p. 125; Greenough, Irving Penn: Platinum Prints (National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.), p. vi & pl. 37.