David HOCKNEY, In the dull village Enlarge 1 /1


Great Britain born 1937

  • working in the United States of America

In the dull village 1966
Collection Title: 'Illustrations for Fourteen Poems by C.P. Cavafy', 1966, (No.8)
Title Notes: This etching accompanies the poem of the same title.
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, Intaglio Etching, aquatint from one copper plate Support: White, handmade Crisbrook Waterleaf 140lb Imperial paper by J. Barcham Green Ltd.
Manufacturer's Mark: No manufacturers mark.
Impression: Artist's proof
Edition: One of 15 unnumbered artsit's proofs in edition D.
Place Published: London, UK
Date Published: 1967

Edition Notes: Printed by Maurice Payne, Danyon Black (1966-67). Published in five series A,B,C,D and E in different bindings, paper and sheet sizes in a total edition of 670 copies.
Primary Insc: Signed and dated l.r, pencil "David Hockney 66".
Dimensions: plate 34.8 h x 22.5 w cm sheet 57.0 h x 40.5 w cm
Cat Raisonné: MCA Tokyo (1996), 54.
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1974
Accession No: NGA 74.207.8