David HOCKNEY, Picture of Melrose Avenue in an ornate gold frame Enlarge 1 /1


Great Britain born 1937

  • working in the United States of America

Picture of Melrose Avenue in an ornate gold frame 1965
Collection Title: the series 'A Hollywood collection', 1965
Title Notes: 002-005
Page: 4
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph from two stones, four aluminium plates, crayon, tusche Support: white, mould-made, Arches BFK Rives paper
Impression: bàt [good to pull]
Edition: edition 85 plus 17 proofs
Place Published: London
Date Published: 1965

Edition Notes: Six colours printed: grey, blue, two yellows, black, pink. Proofed and printed by Kenneth Tyler at Gemini Ltd, Los Angeles. Published by Editions Alecto, London.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right, pencil "David Hockney 65"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right, pencil "BaT"
Tertiary Insc: verso: embossed lower left corner, Gemini Ltd chop
Dimensions: comp and sheet 76.8 h x 56.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: MCA Tokyo, (1996), 44.
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.1049.4
Image rights: © Gemini Ltd / Kenneth E. Tyler