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Great Britain born 1937

  • working in the United States of America

Conversation in the studio 1984
Collection Title: the 'Moving focus' series 1984-87
Title Notes: 043-095
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph printed from seven aluminium plates, crayon, tusche with handpainted frame Support: antique white, wove, machine mould-made TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: trial proof II (F)
Edition: edition of 45, plus 12 artist's proofs; two trial proofs; right to print; printer's proof I; printer's proof II; archive copy; cancellation copy
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1984

Edition Notes: Papermaking by Steve Reeves and Tom Strianese. Preparation work for continuous-tone lithography by Kenneth Tyler. Plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg. Proofing and edition printing by Roger Campbell and Funderburg. Thirteen colours (including six frame colours) printed from seven aluminium plates: yellow-orange, medium yellow, yellow, red-brown, red, light blue and black. The natural ash frame has been painted by the artist with yellow, red, blue, white, gray and black acrylic paint on all four sides.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right, pencil "David Hockney 84"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left, pencil "T.P II"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, Tyler Graphics chop [hexagon] verso frame: cenre, Tyler Graphics Workshop sticker
Dimensions: comp 50.0 h x 66.0 w cm sheet 61.0 h x 73.2 w cm Frame 67.2 h x 80.0 w x 4.0 d cm
Cat Raisonné: MCA Tokyo (1996), 260. TGL print documentation sheet, 1984.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.590