Great Britain born 1937

  • working in the United States of America

White porcelain 1985-86
Collection Title: the 'Moving focus' series 1984-87
Title Notes: 043-146
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, intaglio colour lithograph, etching and aquatint printed from eight aluminium plates and one copper plate, crayon Support: white, wove, handmade HMP paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark : verso lower left corner, "HMP".
Impression: colour trial proof III
Edition: edition: 80; 16 artist's proofs; three colour trial proofs; special proof; 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: 1986

Edition Notes: Nine colours printed: two yellows, red, two purples, turquoise, green, black (lithography), black (etching, aquatint). A nine colour lithograph, etching, aquatint printed from one copper and eight aluminium plates in the following order: light yellow, dark yellow, red, green, purple, violet, blue and black (each printed separately, lithograph, aluminium plates; black (etching, aquatint, copper plate). Prep work for continuous-tone lithography by Kenneth Tyler, aluminium plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg. Proofing and edition printing by Roger Campbell and Funderburg. Copper plate preparation, processing and proofing by Rodney Konopaki and Bob Cross. Edition printing by Konopaki.
Primary Insc: signed and dated, lower right corner, pencil "David Hockney 1985-86"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "Colour trial proof III"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "DH85-832" verso: inscribed lower left, pencil " LT: YELLOW - JUANE 002 DD, 2ND yellow on flower 'SBOY' DD, FLOWER - RED 711 DD, GREEN - MMY DD, FLOWERS - 726 PURPLE DD, DR PURPLE - D85 DD, R.VASE - SB TURQ DD, SW BLACK"
Dimensions: comp and sheet 48.0 h x 56.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: CCGA (1995), 12-051; TGL print documentation, 1986
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.714.4
Image rights: © David Hockney