David HOCKNEY, The Poet Enlarge 1 /1


Great Britain born 1937

  • working in the United States of America

The Poet 1976-77
Collection Title: the 'Blue Guitar', 1966-67, (No.13)
Place made: New York, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, Intaglio Colour hardground etching, aquatint printed from two steel-faced copper plates. Support: White, mould-made, Inveresk paper
Manufacturer's Mark: No manufacturers mark.
Impression: 99/200
Edition: Edition of 200; 35 proofs
Publisher: Petersburg Press Ltd
Place Published: New York, USA
Date Published: 1977

Edition Notes: Proofed by Maurice Payne, Printed by Prawatt Laucharoen. Five colours printed: blue, red, green, black, yellow.
Primary Insc: Signed l.r, pencil "David Hockney".
Secondary Insc: Numbered l.l, pencil.
Tertiary Insc: Verso: stamped bot.c, "The Blue Guitar The Poet".
Dimensions: plate 34.6 h x 42.4 w cm comp 46.0 h x 52.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.177.8