Irving Penn Collection. 42 titles including 13 signed and/or presentation copies, one signed postcard.

By: PENN, Irving

Price: £4,250.00

Quantity: 1 available


1. **Moments Preserved; Eight Essays in Photographs and Words. With an introduction by Alexander Liberman. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1960. Large 4to. pp. 183. Very Good in dust wrapper damaged on the spine, in slip-case. Inscribed “For M. Joseph Botton with many thanks for his generous interest, Irving Penn 1963.” 2. -another copy. Dust wrapper split down the spine, slip-case. 3. Worlds in a Small Room [an ambulant studio photographer]. Secker & Warburg, 1974. Very Good in dust wrapper. 4. **Inventive Paris Clothes 1909 – 1939, with text by Diana Vreeland. Thames and Hudson,1977. 4to. pp. 95. Very Good in dust wrapper. Signed “Irving Penn, 1978.” 5. -another copy. Near Fine in dust wrapper. 6. **Photographs in Platinum Metals- Images 1947 – 1975. New York: Marlborough Gallery, September 9 – October 11, 1977. 4to. pp. [32]. Wrappers browned but Very Good. Inscribed to Allene Talmey [feature editor at Vogue who commissioned much of Penn’s fashion work. “Allene, with [heart]. P.” 7. -another copy. Very Good. 8. **Flowers; Photographs. New York: Harmony Books, 1980. 4to. pp. 96. Very Good in dust wrapper. Signed by the photographer “Irving Penn New York, 1980.” 9. -another copy. Very Good in dust wrapper. 10. Photographs in Platinum Metals- Images 1947 – 1975. New York: Marlborough Gallery, May 20 – June 20, 1981. 4to. pp. 16. Wrappers, Very Good. 11. Recent Still Life. New York: Marlborough Gallery, September 8 – October 2, 1982. Oblong 4to. pp. 28. Wrappers, Very Good. 12. Irving Penn, by John Szarkowski. New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1984. Large 4to. pp. 216. Base of spine damaged, dust wrapper. 13. **-another copy. Very Good in dust wrapper. Inscribed “For Nicholas Rosser, Irving Penn.” 14. -another copy. Paperback issue. Very Good. 15. Irving Penn. Sporting d’Hiver de Monte-Carlo, 1986. Large 4to. Unpaginated. Wrappers as issued. Very Good. 16. **Issey Miyake. New York: Little Brown for the New York Graphic Society, 1988. 4to. pp. unpaginated. Very Good in rubbed dust wrapper. Inscribed “For Richard Benson, Irving Penn.” 17. -another copy. Fine in dust wrapper. 18. Issey Miyake. Issey Miyake International, 1989. 4to. pp. [22]. Limited to 1500 copies. Glazed boards as issued. Near Fine. 19. Cranium Architecture. New York: PaceMacGill Gallery, December 1 – January 14, 1989. Oblong 4to. pp. 34. Wrappers, near Fine. 20. Pleats Please and Issey Miyake. Touko Museum of Contempary Art,1990. 4to. 2 volumes in wrappers in card fold over case. pp. 38: [22]. Near Fine. 21. **Master Images: the collections of the National Museum of American Art and the National Portrait Gallery. Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1990. 4to. pp. 175. Wrappers, small impression to rear cover otherwise Very Good. Loosely inserted are: 1. Short autograph postcard from Penn in Japan addressed to Joseph Botton, dated 1963; Two Tls from Penn’s secretary on Penn’s studio notepaper regarding a payment sent and a forthcoming meeting. 22. **Passage, a Work Record, with the collaboration of Alexandra Arrowsmith and Nicola Majocchi. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1991. Large 4to. pp. 300. Near Fine in dust wrapper. Signed and dated by the photographer on the half-title. 23. -another copy. Fine in dust wrapper. 24. People in Passage. Milan: Photology, 1992. 8vo. pp. 87. Glazed boards, Very Good. Text in English and Italian. 25. Irving Penn, Photographs: a Donation in Memory of Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn. Stockholm: Moderna Museet, 1995. 4to. pp. 269. Very Good in dust wrapper. Text in Swedish and English. In memory of Penn’s Swedish born wife who died in 1992. 26. Fringes. Los Angeles: PaceWildensteinMacGill, 1996. Oblong 4to. pp. 16. Wrappers, Very Good. 27. **Le Bain; Dancers’ Workshop of San Fransisco. Paris: Maison Européenne de la Photographie, 1997. 4to. pp. 46. Near Fine in dust wrapper. Inscribed “For Nicholas Rosser, Irving Penn.” 28. Irving Penn, a Career in Photography. Edited by Colin Westerbeck. Art Institute of Chicago, 1997. Large 4to. pp. 192. Near Fine in dust wrapper. Loosely inserted is the press promotional pack issued to promote the book and the exhibition which it accompanied. 29. Irving Penn Photographs. Wildenstein Tokyo, 1997. 4to. pp. 61. Cloth as issued without dust wrapper. Near Fine. Introduction in English and Japanese. 30. -another copy. Near Fine. 31. **The Astronomers Plan a Voyage to Earth; drawings made 1939 – 1942, text written 1997. Apparition, [1999] Large 4to. pp. 21 black and white plates. Fine in dust wrapper. Inscribed “For Ernest and Jim [heart][heart] I.”, Additionally signed in full. 32. Drawings. Apparition, 1999. 4to. Unpaginated. Fine in dust wrapper. 33. [Objects for the Printed Page.] Museum Folkwang Essen, 2001. 4to. pp. 119. Very Good in dust wrapper. Text in English and German. 34. Still Life, with an introduction by John Szarkowski. Thames and Hudson, 2001. 4to. [unpaginated] Fine in dust wrapper. 35. **Earthly Bodies; Irving Penn’s Nudes, 1949 – 50, by Maria Morris Hambourg. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2002. Large 4to. pp. 96. Fine in dust wrapper. Inscribed “To Nicholas, Irving Penn.” 36. **Dancer, Photographs of Alexandra Beller. Houston: Museum of Fine Arts and Nazraeli Press, 2002. Unpaginated. Large 4to. Fine in cloth, no dust wrapper as issued. Inscribed “For Joyce, Irving Penn.” 37. **A Notebook at Random. New York: Bulfinch Press, 2004. Large 4to. pp. 125. Fine in dust wrapper. Inscribed “For Nicholas Rosser, Irving Penn.” 38. **Photographs of Dahomey (1967). Hatje Cantz, 2004. 4to. pp. 79. Fine in dust wrapper. Inscribed “For Nicholas Rosser. Irving Penn.” 39. Irving Penn, Platinum Prints, by Sarah Greenhough. Washington: National Gallery of Art & Yale University Press, 2005. 4to. pp. 191. Fine in dust wrapper. Inscribed “To Nicholas, Irving Penn.” 40. Portraits, by Magdalene Keaney. National Portrait Gallery, 2010. Square 4to. Unpaginated. Cloth. Two curious inscriptions “Many images could have benefited from the “31 Studio” touch! 2nd April 2010 – Joe-Allen’s.” and “In awe of the wonderful photography on a wet Good Friday afternoon, love the tattoed lady of JA 2/4/2010 (Cathy) Joe Allen’s April 2010.” Loosely inserted is the National Portrait Gallery brochure for the exhibition. 41. Cigarettes. Hamilton’s Gallery and the Irving Penn Foundation, 2012. Folio. pp. 61. Fine in cloth, no dust wrapper as issued. 42. Cranium Architecture. Hamilton’s Gallery and the Irving Penn Foundation, 2013. Oblong folio. pp. 69. Fine in cloth, no dust wrapper as issued. Loosely inserted is the double-sided information sheet and the double-sided list of photographs available for sale issued to accompany the exhibition at Hamilton’s.

Title: Irving Penn Collection. 42 titles including 13 signed and/or presentation copies, one signed postcard.

Author Name: PENN, Irving

Categories: Photography::,

Publisher: 1960 - 2013.:

Seller ID: 38675