Exhibitions/ Art Object

Dior Dress (Dorian Leigh), New York

Artist:
Irving Penn (American, Plainfield, New Jersey 1917–2009 New York)
Date:
1949, printed 1949
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 17 7/16 x 15 1/4 in. (44.3 x 38.7 cm.) Sheet: 17 7/16 x 15 1/4 in. (44.3 x 38.7 cm.) Mount: 19 15/16 x 16 in. (50.6 x 40.6 cm.) Overall: 19 15/16 x 16 in. (50.6 x 40.6 cm.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Promised Gift of The Irving Penn Foundation
Rights and Reproduction:
© Condé Nast
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed verso: “18767P-2785”; inscribed verso: “RM”; inscribed verso: “BK”; stamped and inscribed verso: “REF. 4702”; inscribed verso: “••”; inscribed verso: “NEG. NO. 2785 / DIOR DRESS (A) / NEW YORK, 1949 [in a box]”; inscribed verso: “DORIAN LEIGH - (1950)”; stamped verso: “COPYRIGHT / NOT TO BE REPRODUCED WITHOUT / WRITTEN PERMISSION FROM / THE CONDE NAST PUBLICATIONS, INC.”; stamped verso: “Photograph / by / PENN”; inscribed verso: “2785”; stamped and inscribed verso: “PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN / Copyright © 1949— RENEWED 1977 by / THE CONDE NAST PUBLICATIONS INC. / not to be reproduced without / written permission of the / copyright owner.”; stamped and inscribed verso: “SIGNED, SILVER PRINTS OF / THIS NEGATIVE NOT EXCEEDING 5.”; signed and stamped verso: “Irving Penn / IRVING PENN [in a circle]”; inscribed verso: “Print made 1949. / I.P.”