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David HOCKNEY

Great Britain born 1937

  • working in the United States of America

Still Life with Book 1973 Title Notes: 014-001
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic Lithograph printed in colour from 2 stones, 3 aluminium plates. Support: White mould-made Arjomari paper.
Manufacturer's Mark: No watermark.
Impression: right to print
Edition: Edition of 88, plus artist's proofs; 4 trial proofs; right to print; printer's proof II; 3 Gemini impressions; cancellation proof
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Los Angeles, California, USA.
Date Published: 1973

Edition Notes: Collaboration, processing and proofing by Kenneth Tyler. Printed by Ron Olds. Five colour lithograph printed as follows: transparent red-blue (aluminium), blue (stone), red (aluminium), green (stone), grey (stone).
Primary Insc: Signed and dated l.r, mauve pencil "David Hockney 73".
Secondary Insc: Titled bot.c, mauve pencil "Still life with book". Inscribed in image l.l, red ink "Bouvard & Pecuchet Gustave Flaubert". Inscribed l.l.corner, mauve pencil "Ok to pull".
Tertiary Insc: Blindstamp l.r.corner, Gemini GEL chop. Verso: inscribed l.l.corner, pencil "DH73 -568". Verso: stamped l.l.corner, grey ink "Gemini GEL Los Angeles Calif."
Dimensions: composition 69.4 h x 55.9 w cm sheet 81.5 h x 63.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: MCA, Tokyo (1996), 135.
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.1037