David HOCKNEY, Picture of a pointless abstraction framed under glass Enlarge 1 /1


Great Britain born 1937

  • working in the United States of America

Picture of a pointless abstraction framed under glass 1965
Collection Title: the series 'A Hollywood collection', 1965
Title Notes: 002-007
Page: 6
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph from two stones, four aluminium plates Support: white, mould-made, BFK Rivespaper
Impression: bàt [good to pull]
Edition: edition of 85 plus 17 proofs
Place Published: London
Date Published: 1965

Edition Notes: Six colours printed: gray, black, red, yellow, green, blue Printed by Ken 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 "Good to Pull 'B a T'"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, Editions Alecto chop. embossed lower right, Gemini Ltd chop.
Dimensions: comp and sheet 76.9 h x 56.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: MCA Tokyo, (1996), 46.
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.1049.6
Image rights: © Gemini Ltd / Kenneth E. Tyler