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David HOCKNEY

Great Britain born 1937

  • working in the United States of America

Hotel, Acatlan: second day 1984-85 Description: Diptych - Sheet A and Sheet B

Collection Title: from the 'Moving Focus' series
Materials & Technique: prints, Planographic Colour lithograph printed from 48 aluminium plates on two sheets of paper Support: Two sheets of white, handmade, TGL paper
Impression: right to print
Edition: 98; 34 proofs
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1985

Edition Notes: Papermaking by Steve Reeves and Tom Strianese. Preparation for continuous-tone lithography by Kenneth Tyler, plate prep and processing by Lee Funderburg. Proofing and edition printing by Roger Campbell and Lee Funderburg. 28 colours printed from 48 aluminium plates: light pink, medium pink, dark pink (right sheet only), light yellow, medium green, light brown (left sheet only), red-brown (right sheet only), red-gray, orange, light blue, violet, blue-gray (left sheet only), red and dark red (printed simultaneously), dark brown, magenta, dark red (left sheet only), blue, turquoise green, tansparent cyan blue, transparent yellow, yellow-ochre, yellow green, dark green (left sheet only), transparent green and dark green (printed simultaneously), transparent purple, dark purple and black.
Primary Insc: Signed and dated l.r, pencil 'David Hockney 1984-85' (Sheet B)
Secondary Insc: Numbered l.l.c., pencil 'R.T.P.' (Sheet A)
Tertiary Insc: DH84-793
Dimensions: sheets 73.8 h x 96.5 w cm overall 73.8 h x 194.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: MCA Tokyo (1996), 270
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.1867.A-B
Image rights: © David Hockney