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Great Britain born 1937

  • working in the United States of America

An image of Celia state II 1984-86
Collection Title: the 'Moving focus' series 1984-87
Title Notes: 043-128
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, collage colour lithograph and collage, crayon, tusche printed from 20 aluminium plates Support: two overlapping sheets of white, wove, handmade TGL paper
Edition State: State II
Impression: 3/10
Edition: edition of 10, plus six artist's proofs; trial proof; right to print; archive copy
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1986

Edition Notes: 24 colour lithograph (including three paper colours and one frame colour), collage with frame printed from 20 aluminium plates on two sheets of TGL paper. Colours printed on first sheet: light red, blue, light grey, pink, green, ultramarine blue, medium red, dark grey, light cyan blue, dark cyan blue, dark red, medium green, dark blue, red, black and light ultramarine blue. Colours printed on second sheet: red, medium red, dark red and light red. The two printed sheets were then cut into collage elements. Additional collage elements (not printed) were cut from black German Etching paper, white TGL paper and tan TGL paper. All collage elements were adhered to a backing sheet of three light tan TGL paper elements adhered. Framed work: cream, irregularly shaped, resin coated wood. Jerry Solomon Custom Picture Framers.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower left, pencil "David Hockney 1984-86"
Secondary Insc: numbered lower right, pencil "3/10"
Tertiary Insc: verso frame: inscribed centre, Tyler Graphics label stating "Artist: David Hockney/ Title: An image of Celia state II/ Medium: lithograph, collage/ Dimensions: 41" x 61" / Edition size: 10/ Impression number: 3/10/ Printed and published by Tyler Graphics Ltd/ [copyright symbol] David Hockney/Tyler Graphics Ltd 1986" verso frame: inscribed lower right, Framers label "Jerry Solomon Custom Picture Framing/ 960 N. LA BREA AVENUE LOS ANGELES CALIFORNIA 90038/" verso frame: inscribed centre left and centre right, black marker "10" [encircled]
Dimensions: comp 150.8 h x 97.8 w cm sheet 155.6 h x 103.0 w cm Frame 168.4 h x 116.0 w x 5.4 d cm
Cat Raisonné: MCA Tokyo (1996), 279
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1340