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Great Britain born 1937

  • working in the United States of America

Views of hotel well I 1984
Collection Title: the 'Moving focus' series 1984-87
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph Support: white, wove, handmade TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: trial proof II/4
Edition: edition 75; 14 artist's proofs; four trial proofs; two special proofs; working proof; right to print; printer's proof I; printer's proof II; archive copy; cancellation copy
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1985

Edition Notes: Papermaking by Steve Reeves and Tom Strianese. Preparation work for continuous-tone lithography by Kenneth Tyler. Plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg. Proofing and edition printing by Roger Campbell and Funderburg. 16 colours printed: yellow, yellow-orange, pink, blue, light blue, dark blue-green, yellow-green, medium blue-green, vermillion, medium red, transparent blue-violet, dark purple-blue, brown, ultramarine blue, dark red and black.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right, pencil "David Hockney 1984"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left, pencil 'Trial Proof II'
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, Tyler Graphics chop [hexagon] incsribed bottom centre, pencil "(Color order: 1 dark green, 2 yellow green, 3 yellow, 4 yellow orange, 5 dark blue, 6 blue green, 7 medium blue, 8 red, 9 dark red, 10 brown, 11 black)" verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "DH84-791" verso: insribed centre left, pencil "1 TREE GREEN DB SD/ 2 YELLOW GREEN DB SD/ 3 YELLOW MIX DD/ 4 FOUNTAIN - BLUE C DB SD/ 5 BASE - BLUE B, DD/ 6 SKY MIX D DB SD/ 7 FLOOR + ARCH RED M DBSD/ 8 2nd FLOOR RED M DD/ 9 TREE BROWN OR.G MIX DD. 1 NOV '84/ 10 1. 002 D.D. S.D. yel."
Dimensions: comp 63.0 h x 91.0 w cm sheet 75.0 h x 100.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: MCA Tokyo (1996), 272; Tyler Graphics print documentation, 1985; Walker Art Centre (1987), 280.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.710.4