Artist Irving Penn, American, 1917-2009
Title
  • White Masked Cuzco, Peru
Date 1948
Medium gelatin silver print
Dimensions Sheet: 10 1/2 × 10 1/2 inches (26.7 × 26.7 cm)
Credit Line Gift of anonymous donors in memory of Margaret Edwards Gram
Accession Number 1991.1046
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in black pen and ink, on mount, lower center, verso: Irving Penn
Marks Stamp, in black ink, on mount, upper right, verso: REF. [13172 in black pen and ink]
Stamp, in black ink, on mount, center, verso: PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN | Copyright © [1960 (in black pen and ink)] by Irving Penn[, COURTESY OF VOUGE (in black pen and ink)] | written permission of the | copyright owner and | THE CONDE NAST PUBLICATIONS INC.
Stamp, in black ink,on mount, center, verso: SIGNED, SILVER PRINTS OF | THIS NEGATIVE NOT EXCEEDING [20. (in black pen and ink)] | TONED IN SELENIUM
Stamp, in black ink, on mount, lower center below signature, verso: IRVING PENN
Inscriptions Inscribed, in black pen and ink, on mount, upper center, verso: TWO MEN IN WHITE MASKS | CUZCO, PERU, 1948
Inscribed, in black pen and ink, on mount, lower center, verso: Print made 1984. | IP
Inscribed, in black pen and ink, on mount, lower right, verso: RIVES BFK MOUNT
Mr. and Mrs. Paul Laughlin (Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA);
1991-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)