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    Introduction
    Irving Penn (June 16, 1917 – October 7, 2009) was an American photographer known for his fashion photography, portraits, and still lifes. Penn's career included work at Vogue magazine, and independent advertising work for clients including Issey Miyake and Clinique. His work has been exhibited internationally and continues to inform the art of photography.
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    Introduction
    Penn was a prolific and influential photographer of fashion and celebrity. He worked for Vogue magazine from 1943, producing over 150 cover images. He produced still lifes, nudes, and portraiture for exhibition outside of his commercial work, and was instrumental in the revival of the platinum print process. He married the model Lisa Fonssagrives, whom he photographed professionally, in 1950. He is known as much for his privately produced portraits of ordinary people as well as portraiture of notable figures produced for his employer, the publisher Condé-Nast.
    Nationality
    American
    Gender
    Male
    Roles
    Artist, Fashion Photographer, Commercial Artist, Painter, Photographer
    Name
    Irving Penn
    Ulan
    500016471
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    Works

    8 works online

    Exhibitions

    Publications

    • Irving Penn Exhibition catalogue, Clothbound, pages
    • Irving Penn Exhibition catalogue, Paperback, pages
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