Exhibitions/ Art Object

The Tarot Reader (Bridget Tichenor and Jean Patchett), New York

Artist:
Irving Penn (American, Plainfield, New Jersey 1917–2009 New York)
Date:
1949, printed 1984
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 19 5/16 x 18 1/2 in. (49 x 47 cm.) Sheet: 19 5/16 x 18 1/2 in. (49 x 47 cm.) Mount: 22 x 19 7/8 in. (55.9 x 50.5 cm.) Overall: 22 x 19 7/8 in. (55.9 x 50.5 cm.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Promised Gift of The Irving Penn Foundation
Rights and Reproduction:
© Condé Nast
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed and stamped verso: "REF. 13838”; inscribed verso: “••”; inscribed verso: “THE TAROT READER / (JEAN PATCHETT AND BRIDGET TICHENOR) / NEW YORK 1949 [in a box]”; 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 26.”; signed and stamped verso: “Irving Penn / IRVING PENN [in a circle]”; inscribed verso: “Print made 1984. / I.P.”; stamped verso: “TONED IN SELENIUM”