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 printed from 16 aluminium plates, crayon, tusche Support: white, wove, handmade TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: trial proof III/4 (F)
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. Framed in white laminated wood frame.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner,pencil "David Hockney 1984"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left, pencil "Trial proof III"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] inscribed lower left, pencil "(colour order 1 yellow, 2 red, 3 yel.green, 4 brown, 5 dark blue, 6 green, 7 pink, 8 yellow orange, 9 dark red, 10 medium blue, 11 light blue, 12 black) / trial plates: red, light blue and black"
Dimensions: comp 64.0 h x 91.0 w cm sheet 75.0 h x 100.0 w cm Frame 84.2 h x 117.8 w x 4.4 d 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 2002.1.710.3
Image rights: © David Hockney