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Drawn from a career spanning seven decades, the Portraits of Irving Penn presents thirty photographs of renowned personalities by one of the most distinguished photographers of the 20th century. With an essay by curator Magdalene Keaney, Portraits is the first book to focus exclusively on Penn’s portraiture and his contributions to the genre. From Penn’s early work of the ...more
Hardcover, 80 pages
Published February 1st 2010 by Harry N. Abrams
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Has there been a portrait photographer greater than Penn? He's still the gold standard. Excellent collection, and a great introduction to his work.
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Irving Penn was an American photographer known for his portraiture and fashion photography.
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