David HOCKNEY, Rain Enlarge 1 /1


Great Britain born 1937


  • working in the United States of America

Rain 1973
Collection Title: the 'Weather' series, 1973
Title Notes: 015-004
Page: no.2
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, Planographic, stencil. Colour lithograph, screenprint from 3 stones, 1 aluminium plate, screen, tusche Support: Mould-made Arches Cover paper
Impression: right to print
Edition: Edition of 98 plus 12 artist's proofs; 3 trial proofs; right to print; printer's proof II; 3 Gemini impressions; 4 colour trial proofs; working proof
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Los Angeles
Date Published: 1973

Edition Notes: Collaboration, processing and proofing by Kenneth Tyler. Printed by Dan Freeman and Robert Knisel. Six colour lithograph/screenprint, printed as follows: light blue (aluminum), medium blue (stone), medium blue (stone), dark blue (stone), gray-white (screen), white (screen)
Primary Insc: Signed and dated bottom margin l.r., green pencil "David Hockney 73"
Secondary Insc: Titled top margin c., red pencil "rain" Inscribed bottom margin l.l., green pencil "O.K. to pull"
Dimensions: composition 94.0 h x 73.0 w cm sheet 99.6 h x 80.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.1020
Image rights: © David Hockney