David HOCKNEY, Number one chair Enlarge 1 /1


Great Britain born 1937

  • working in the United States of America

Number one chair 1985-86
Collection Title: the 'Moving focus' series 1984-87
Title Notes: 043-142
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, intaglio colour lithograph and etching from one copper plate and eight aluminium plates, crayon, tusche Support: white, wove, handmade HMP paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: trial proof I
Edition: edition 60; 16 artist's proofs; trial proof; 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: 1986

Edition Notes: Proofed and printed by Roger Campbell, Lee Funderburg, Rodney Konopaki and Bob Cross. DH85-843. Edition printing information - nine colours printed: yellow, light brown, light pink, dark pink, light purple, dark purple, green and dark brown (lithography, aluminium plates); red-brown (etching, copper plates).
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "David Hockney 1985-6"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "Trial proof I"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, Tyler Graphics chop [hexagon]
Dimensions: comp and sheet 55.9 h x 47.6 w cm Frame 65.3 h x 55.1 w x 4.4 d cm
Cat Raisonné: MCA Tokyo (1996), 287. Tyler Graphics print documentation, 1986.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.96
Image rights: © David Hockney