Irving Penn

American (Plainfield, New Jersey, 1917 - 2009, New York City, New York)

Martha Graham, New York

photograph | gelatin silver print
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  • Martha Graham, New York

    Irving Penn, Martha Graham, New York, 1948; gelatin silver print, 10 in. x 8 in. (25.4 cm x 20.32 cm); Collection of the Sack Photographic Trust; © 1984 by Irving Penn, Courtesy of Vogue

10 in. x 8 in. (25.4 cm x 20.32 cm)
Collection of the Sack Photographic Trust
© 1984 by Irving Penn, Courtesy of Vogue


women, corners, portraits, dancers, modern dance, evening dresses

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