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David HOCKNEY

Great Britain born 1937

  • working in the United States of America

Portrait of Mother III 1984-86
Collection Title: the 'Moving focus' series 1984-87
Title Notes: 043-130
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph printed from five aluminium plates, crayon Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Impression: trial proof I (F)
Edition: edition 25; eight artist's proofs; right to print; printer's proof I; printer's proof II; archive copy; cancellation copy
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1987

Edition Notes: Papermaking by Steve Reeves and Tom Strianese. Preparation for continuous-tone lithography by Kenneth Tyler. Plate preparartion and processing by Lee Funderburg. Proofing and edition printing by Roger Campbell and Funderburg. Five colours printed: pink, red, light blue, medium blue and dark blue. Thick, lacquered, irregularly-shaped pine frame.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "David Hockney 1984"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "Trial proof I"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, Tyler Graphics chop verso (frame): centre, Tyler Graphics sticker verso (frame): centre, Tate Gallery sticker " Exhibition: 24 March - 11 May 1986/ Cat. No. 24"
Dimensions: comp 41.8 h x 33.2 w cm sheet 51.2 h x 43.4 w cm Frame 61.8 h x 54.0 w x 9.3 d cm
Cat Raisonné: MCA Tokyo (1996), 283. Tyler Graphics print documentation, 1987
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.677.3