- working in the United States of America
The Old Guitarist
Collection Title: the 'Blue Guitar', 1966-67, (No.2)
London, Greater London, England
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.
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.corner, pencil.
Inscribed in image top.c, red ink "PABLO PICASSO Spanish 1881".
Tertiary Insc: Verso: stamped bot.c, brown ink "The Blue Guitar The Old Guitarist"
plate 34.5 h x 42.5 w cm sheet 46.0 h x 53.0 w cm
: MCA, Tokyo (1996), 179.
: Purchased 1977 Accession No
: NGA 77.177.19