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David HOCKNEY

Great Britain born 1937

  • working in the United States of America

Lithograph of water made of lines and a green wash 1978-80 Title Notes: 040-009
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph printed from two stones and one aluminium plate Support: white, wove, machine mould-made, Arches BFK Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermarK; verso lower right corner, "BFK RIVES FRANCE" [infinity symbol]
Edition State: Second state edition
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition: 36; proofs 14
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1980

Edition Notes: One of two such unsigned proofs in the Tyler gift. With pencil notations by KET. This early proof was pulled before upper left corner crayon addition. Papermaking by Steve Reeves and Kim Halliday. Stone and plate preparation, processing and proofing by Kenneth Tyler. Photo plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg. Proofing and edition printing by Roger Campbell, Funderburg and Tyler. Three colours printed: cyan blue, two greens.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "(before additions) early prooF Ib"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, Tyler Graphics chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "DH78-474B"
Dimensions: comp 49.6 h x 69.8 w cm sheet 56.6 h x 76.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: MCA Tokyo (1996), 204; Walker Arts Centre (1987), 247.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1221.10