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Irving Penn
Girl Behind Glass (Jean Patchett), New York
1949
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IS FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY ART?
by Charlie Finch



Reading the laudatory obituaries of Irving Penn (1917-2009), I asked myself why the work of this universally celebrated master always left me cold and came to the conclusion that it was because of fashion.

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