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Trained as an artist, Irving Penn began photographing for "Vogue" in the 1940s--and went on to become one of the most versatile and accomplished image-makers of the last 50 years. His photographs have become documents of the century, from his portraits of native peoples to his gravity defying still lifes of Clinque cosmetics. This landmark retrospective showcases 90 of Penn's standout images.

Synopsis:

Trained as an artist, Irving Penn began photographing for Vogue in the 1940s and went on to become an accomplished and versatile image-maker. This retrospective showcases 90 images covering the whole of his career.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780821224595
Subtitle:
A Career in Photography
Other:
Penn, Irving
Author:
Penn, Irving
Author:
Eisler, Colin
Author:
Art Institute of Chicago
Publisher:
Bulfinch Press
Subject:
Individual Photographer
Subject:
Fashion
Subject:
Photography, Artistic
Subject:
Portrait photography
Subject:
Subjects & Themes - Fashion
Edition Number:
1
Publication Date:
April 1998
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
12.38x9.91x.81 in. 3.45 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Trained as an artist, Irving Penn began photographing for Vogue in the 1940s and went on to become an accomplished and versatile image-maker. This retrospective showcases 90 images covering the whole of his career.
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