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Earthly Bodies: Irving Penn's Nudes, 1949-50

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One of the world's preeminent photographers, Irving Penn is famous for portraiture, still life, and other commercial work. He is less well known as a superb photographer of the female nude. His most important pictures in this genre were made in 1949-50 during intense sessions with artist's models that were essentially an artistic antidote to the ephemeral fashion world. Ch ...more
Hardcover, 96 pages
Published January 28th 2002 by Bulfinch
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