If you are lover of fashion or photography or both, then you absolutely must see the Irving Penn show at Pace Gallery in Chelsea. The show features photographs from the six-decade long career of the iconic American photographer Irving Penn (b. 1917 – d. 2009).
With images Penn took while working “on assignment” for campaigns like Clinique and publications like The New Yorker, Vogue, Look, and House and Garden, for which Penn made some of the most memorable fashion images, portraits and still lifes of our time.
Irving Penn. On Assignment. Pace Gallery. 510 West 25th Street, New York, NY. 10011. Tel: 212 255 4044. Closes October 26th, 2013