- working in the United States of America
A portrait of Rolf Nelson
1965-68 Title Notes: 004-002
Materials & Technique:
prints, Planographic Lithograph printed in colour from three aluminium plates, tusche, crayon, watercolour additions. Support: White mould-made Arches BFK Rives paper.
Manufacturer's Mark: Verso: watermark u.r.corner,"BFK".
Impression: cancellation proof
Edition: edition of 12, plus 8 proofs
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Los Angeles
Date Published: 1968
Edition Notes: Three colours printed: black, yellow, blue.
Watercolour additions (eyes and lips) in pink.
Proofed and printed by Kenneth Tyler.
Published by Gemini G.E.L, Los Angeles.
Primary Insc: Signed and dated l.r, pencil "David Hockney June 12 1968".
Signed l.r, pink watercolour "D.H."
Secondary Insc: Titled l.c, black ink "Rolf...in a fra...overed with gla...and hand pa...d cheeks" [fragments of full title "Rolf Nelson in a frame covered with glass and hand painted cheeks"].
Inscribed l.c, pink watercolour "cancellation proof".
(comp) 70.4 h x 62.0 w cm (sheet) 105.2 h x 75.2 w cm
: Purchased 1973 Accession No
: NGA 73.1048 Image rights
: © Gemini Ltd / Kenneth E. Tyler