David HOCKNEY, A Picture of Ourselves Enlarge 1 /1


Great Britain born 1937

  • working in the United States of America

A Picture of Ourselves 1976-77
Collection Title: the 'Blue Guitar', 1966-67, (No.12)
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, Etching, aquatint printed in colour from 2 steel-faced copper plates. Support: White mould-made Inveresk paper.
Manufacturer's Mark: No manufacturers mark.
Edition: edition of 200, plus 35 proofs
Publisher: Petersburg Press Ltd
Place Published: London, UK.
Date Published: 1977

Edition Notes: Proofed by Maurice Payne. Printed by Richard Spare, London. Three colours printed: blue, red, green.
Primary Insc: Signed l.r, pencil "David Hockney".
Secondary Insc: Numbered l.l, pencil.
Tertiary Insc: Verso: stamped bot.c, brown ink "The Blue Guitar A Picture of Ourselves".
Dimensions: (plate) 34.5 h x 42.5 w cm (sheet) 46.0 h x 53.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: MCA Tokyo (1996), 189.
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.177.9