Auctions Spring 2019


Irving Penn

Plainfield/New Jersey 1917 – 2009 New York

„Young Berber Shepherdess, Morocco“. 1971

Gelatin silver print, selenium toned, 1983. 39,6 × 38 cm (40,4 × 50,4 cm). (15 ⅝ × 15 in. (15 ⅞ × 19 ⅞ in.)) Signed, dated (exposure and print) and titled in pencil on the reverse as well as numbered: „NEG. NO. 7121/874“. Photographer's stamp: „IRVING PENN“, photographer's copyright stamp: „PHOTOGRAPH BY IRVING PENN, Copyright © ... by Irving Penn ...“, therein in pencil: „1974, COURTESY OF VOGUE“, edition stamp, therein editioned with pencil, stamp: „TONED IN SELENIUM“ as well as another stamp: „REF.“, therein in pencil: „12293“. Inscribed in pencil by another hand. One of 32 editioned prints.  [2034]

ProvenanceBy Vogue to Natalia Vodianovas Charity auction for the benefit of the Naked Heart Foundation, New York, December 2004, to the current owner

EUR 50.000 – 70.000
USD 56,200 – 78,700

„Young Berber Shepherdess, Morocco“

Auction 304Wednesday, 29 May 2019
06:00 PM

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Literature and IllustrationIrving Penn: Worlds in a Small Room. New York, 1974, p. 85 (there titled: A young Berber shepherdess of the Ait Yazza people in the High Atlas, with a newborn lamb)

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