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Great Britain born 1937

  • working in the United States of America

Pool made with paper and blue ink for book 1980 Title Notes: 042-014
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic lithograph printed in colour from three stones and three aluminium plates using a flatbed offset lithography press Support: white, wove, machine-made Arches Cover paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Impression: trial proof I
Edition: edition of 1,000, plus 100 artist's proofs, five trial proofs, eight special proofs, five working proof, printer's proof I, printer's proof II, archive copy, cancellation copy
Publisher: Thames & Hudson
Date Published: 1980

Edition Notes: Stone and plate preparation, processing, and proofing by Kenneth Tyler. Proofing and edition printing by Roger Campbell, Lee Funderburg and Kenneth Tyler. This edition was printed for the special edition book 'Paper Pools' by David Hockney, edited by Nickos Stangos, published Thames and Hudson 1980 in a limited edition of 1,000 plus 12 proofs. Six colours printed: cyan blue, blue, cyan blue (stones), orange, green, red (aluminium plates).
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right, pencil "David Hockney 80".
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "Trial proof 1".
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, Tyler Graphics chop [hexagon]. verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "DH80-460".
Dimensions: comp and sheet 26.7 h x 22.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: MCA Tokyo (1996), 234; Walker Arts Centre (1987): 269; Tyler Graphics Documentation (1980)
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.676.1