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David HOCKNEY

Great Britain born 1937

  • working in the United States of America

Views of hotel well III 1984-85
Collection Title: the 'Moving focus' series 1984-87
Title Notes: 043-116
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph printed from 24 aluminium plates Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: artist's proof X/18
Edition: edition 80; 18 artist's proofs; two trial proofs; four colour trial proofs; two special proofs; 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 for continuous-tone lithography by Kenneth Tyler. Plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg. Proofing and edition printing by Roger Campbell and Funderburg. Printed using positive-working presensitized continous-tone aluminium plate where the image was drawn onto prepared acetate or Mylar sheets then printed using a flatbed offset lithographic press. 24 colours printed: yellow, orange-yellow, tansparent yellow-green, blue, light blue-green, red, orange-red, pink, red-brown, dark blue, magenta, dark brown, light blue, violet, transparent yellow, dark blue-green, turquoise blue, transparent green, viridian, transparent magenta, dark red, ultramarine blue, black and transparent ultramarine blue.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right, pencil "David Hockney 1984-85"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left, pencil "AP X/XVIII"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, Tyler Graphics chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left, pencil "DH84-795"
Dimensions: sheet 123.2 h x 97.8 w cm comp 116.6 h x 88.8 w cm Frame 141.0 h x 112.0 w x 7.4 d cm
Cat Raisonné: MCA Tokyo (1996), 274; Walker Arts Centre, (1987), 282:DH69; Tyler Graphics print documentation, 1985.
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.93
Image rights: © David Hockney