Irving Penn

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.

Books in order of publication:

Moments Preserved. 1960

Worlds in a Small Room. 1974.

Inventive Paris Clothes, 1909–1939. 1977.

Flowers. 1980.

Passage. 1991.

Drawings. 1999.

The Astronomers Plan a Voyage to Earth. 1999.

Irving Penn Regards The Work of Issey Miyake. 1999.

Still Life. 2001.

A Notebook at Random. 2004.

Photographs of Dahomey. 2004.

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