David HOCKNEY, In a Chiaroscuro Enlarge 1 /1


Great Britain born 1937

  • working in the United States of America

In a Chiaroscuro 1976-77
Collection Title: the 'Blue Guitar', 1966-67, (No.9)
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, Intaglio Colour etching, softground etching, aquatint printed from 2 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: London, UK
Date Published: 1977

Edition Notes: Proofed by Maurice Payne. Printed by Richard Spare. Three colours printed: blue, red, green.
Primary Insc: Signed l.r, pencil "David Hockney".
Secondary Insc: Numbered l.l, pencil 99/200.
Tertiary Insc: Verso: stamped bot.c., brown ink "The Blue Guitar In a Chiaroscuro".
Dimensions: plate 34.8 h x 42.6 w cm sheet 45.6 h x 52.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: MCA, Tokyo (1996), 186.
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.177.12