Irving Penn. Platinum Prints

Irving Penn. Platinum Prints
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Sarah Greenough.

National Gallery of Art, in association with Yale University Press. Washington, D.C. 2005. First edition. Hardback; oatmeal cloth-bound boards, dust jacket. [200 pages.] Illustrated throughout. English. 285 x 245mm. 1.4kg. 0300109067. Near fine, in near fine dust jacket; light wear and soiling to bottom edge, partial yellowing to white area of jacket; still in original shrink-wrap which has partially opened at bottom edge.

The catalogue for an exhibition of Irving Penn's platinum prints at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C.. Penn perfected the use of the platinum printing process, using the technique to create prints that had a rich tonality and depth. The catalogue is richly illustrated with examples of Penn's photographs.

Price :  £150.00