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Great Britain born 1937

  • working in the United States of America

Hotel, Acatlan: two weeks later 1985
Collection Title: the 'Moving focus' series 1984-87
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph printed from 41 aluminium plates on two sheets of paper Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: trial proof 1
Edition: edition 98; 20 artist's proofs; three 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: Preparation for continuous-tone lithography by Kenneth Tyler, plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg. Proofing and edition printing by Roger Campbell and Lee Funderburg. 21 colours printed from 41 aluminium plates on two sheets of paper: light yellow, transparent green, dark yellow, light red, medium red, medium green, dark green, dark red, transparent brown, light blue, cyan blue, purple, medium blue, dark brown (right sheet only), light orange, pink, transparent violet, transparent purple, transparent yellow, dark blue, ultramarine blue. Framed in powdercoated white wood.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "David Hockney 1985" (panel B)
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "Trial Proof I" (panel A)
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower right, pencil "Juane 002 DD/ GREEN "MGT" DD/ COLS - JUANE 003 DD/ BLUE MIX "CTU" DD/ FLOOR RED "RLW" DD/ RED "HFH" DD/ 2nd BLUE COL. - MIX X2 DD/ TREES GREEN "G" DD/ ROOF BEAMS "B" BROWN DD/ SKY BLUE BEAMS DD/ LEAVES - VV GREEN DD/ RF PEACH DD/ WALLS{ MIX WFR DD/ G.W.1. PINK DD/ B.C. BLUE DD/ VRT VIOLEt DD/ FLOOR MX MVR TRIPLE DROP/ Juane 003 DD/ MIX RAP DD lightink/ Shadow blue dd" (panel A) verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "DH85-819" (panel B) verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "TPI" (panel B) Verso: inscribed top left corner, pencil "2" [upside-down] and " juane 002 DD/ MIX MET GREEN DD/ cols - JUANE003 DD/ BASES - BLUE CTU DD/ FLOOR RED RLW DD/ FLOOR RED "HFH" DD/ PEDESTALS MIX "82" DD/ 13 PEB - TREE MX "G" DD/ FLAT - BROWN ROOF BEAMS B DD/ SKY BLUE BEAMS DD/ PLANT + LEAVES - VV GREEN DD/ RF PEACH DD/ WALLS{ WFR DD/ C.W.L. PINK DD/ B.C. BLEU DD/ VRT DD/ MIX MUR TRIPLE DROP/ cols 003 SD Juane/ MIX RAD DD light ink" (panel B)
Dimensions: comp A 72.0 h x 93.8 w cm sheet A 73.8 h x 93.8 w cm comp B 72.7 h x 93.6 w cm sheet B 73.4 h x 93.6 w cm overall 73.8 h x 187.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: MCA Tokyo (1996), 271
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.603.A-B