Free Standard UK Delivery Over £10 | Free Delivery Europe Over £25

Earthly Bodies: Irving Penn's Nudes, 1949-1950

Be the first to review this product

A departure from Irving Penn's fashion and editorial work for the pages of "Vogue", this virtually unknown collection depicts the unfettered form of the female nude. Famous for insightful portraiture, surprising still life and other commercial work, Irving Penn is less well known as a superb photographer of the female nude. His most important pictures in this genre were made in 1949-50. The women Penn chose and the ways he viewed them produced nudes that were highly unorthodox by mid-20th century standards - charged with powerful physical and sexual energy yet somehow chaste, they are among the most ambitious and successful nudes ever made.

Availability: Out of stock

Regular Price: £50.00

Special Price £24.99

In stock books dispatched within 24 hours. Read more...

Ask a question? Call, Email or Skype now.

30 days returns policy. Guaranteed!.

It's good to share!

Additional Information

Additional Information

Author Irving Penn
Binding Hardback
Condition New
Pages 100
ISBN-13 9780821227879
Publisher Bulfinch

Reviews

Write Your Own Review

You're reviewing: Earthly Bodies: Irving Penn's Nudes, 1949-1950

Product Tags

Product Tags

Use spaces to separate tags. Use single quotes (') for phrases.