Portrait photography of historical and cultural icons by Irving Penn

Irving Penn (June 16th, 1917 – October 7th, 2009) was a famous American photographer. Many world-known celebrities posed for his camera. His works are found in the greatest collections of the world.

Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso

Salvador Dali

Salvador Dali

Marlene Dietrich

Marlene Dietrich

Yves Saint Laurent

Yves Saint Laurent

Audrey Hepburn

Audrey Hepburn

Elizabeth Taylor

Elizabeth Taylor

Woody Allen as Charlie Chaplin

Woody Allen as Charlie Chaplin

Truman Capote

Truman Capote

John F. Kennedy

John F. Kennedy

Ingmar Bergman

Ingmar Bergman

Irving Penn self portrait

Irving Penn self portrait