David HOCKNEY, Sun, state I Enlarge 1 /1


Great Britain born 1937

  • working in the United States of America

Sun, state I 1973
Collection Title: the 'Weather' series, 1973
Title Notes: 015-002
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, Planographic Colour lithograph from multiple stones and plates. Support: Medium-thickness, Arjomari paper.
Manufacturer's Mark: No watermark.
Edition State: Ist state of 2
Impression: right to print
Edition: edition of 8 plus artist's proof; right to print; colour trial proof
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Los Angeles, California.
Date Published: 1973

Edition Notes: Collaboration, processing and printing by Kenneth Tyler. Printed by Kenneth Tyler, Ron Olds, Rober Knisel . Eight colour lithograph/screenprint, printed as follows: primrose yellow (aluminum), light blue (stone), dark blue (stone), pink (aluminum), magenta (aluminum), red-orange (aluminum), transparent white (aluminum), gold (screen)
Primary Insc: Signed and dated l.r, red pencil "David Hockney 73"
Secondary Insc: Titled top c., green crayon "sun". Inscribed l.l, red pencil "State I ok to pull".
Tertiary Insc: Verso: inscribed l.l, pencil "DH73-501A".
Dimensions: composition 76.8 h x 64.2 w cm sheet 91.4 h x 76.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.1022
Image rights: © David Hockney