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44: IRVING PENN, Cuzco Children, Christmas, Peru, 1948

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Cuzco Children, Christmas, Peru, 1948. Selenium toned gelatin silver print, printed 1984. 15 1/4 x 15 3/8 in. (38.7 x 39.1 cm) Signed, titled, dated, annotated 'Courtesy of Vogue' in ink, Condé Nast copyright credit reproduction limitation and edition stamps on the verso. One from an edition of 23.
PROVENANCE Sotheby's, New York, 17 April 2002, lot 227
LITERATURE Art Institute of Chicago, Irving Penn: A Career in Photography, cat. 37 for a variant Haworth-Booth, The Folio Society Book of the 100 Greatest Photographs, p. 153 for a variant Knopf/Callaway, Irving Penn: Passage, a Work Record, p. 61 for a variant titled Brother and Sister, Cuzco Szarkowski, Irving Penn, pl. 59 for a variant there titled Mountain Children, Cuzco

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