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: 043-144
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, intaglio colour lithograph, etching from one copper plate and eight aluminium plates Support: white, wove, handmade HMP paper
Manufacturer's Mark: embossed lower right corner, Tyler Graphics chop [hexagon].
Impression: trial proof III
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
Place Published: Bedford Village, New York State, USA.
Date Published: 1986

Edition Notes: Proofed and printed by Roger Campbell, Lee Funderburg, Rodney Konopaki and Bob Cross. DH85-843. Nine colours printed: yellow, light brown, light pink, dark pink, light purple, dark purplr, green and dark brown (lithography, aluminium plates); red-brown (etching, copper plates).
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right, pencil "David Hockney 1985-86"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "Trial Proof III"
Tertiary Insc: blindstamp, lower right corner Tyler Graphics [hexagon] verso: lower left, pencil "DH85-843"
Dimensions: comp and sheet 55.9 h x 47.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.97
Image rights: © David Hockney