David HOCKNEY, Billy Wilder Enlarge 1 /1


Great Britain born 1937

  • working in the United States of America

Billy Wilder 1976
Collection Title: From the series 'Friend'
Materials & Technique: prints, Planographic Colour lithograph printed from one stone and two aluminium plates, crayons. Support: Sandy-coloured, Okawara paper.
Manufacturer's Mark: No watermark.
Impression: artist's proof XI
Edition: edition of 43, plus 11 artist's proofs; three trial proofs; right to print; printer's proof II; two special proofs; 4 GEL
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Gemini G.E.L, Los Angeles, California.
Date Published: 1976

Edition Notes: Printed by Jim Webb, Anthony Zepeda, Mark Stock, Edward Henderson. DH 76-765. Three colours printed: black, red, yellow.
Primary Insc: Signed and dated l.r, red pencil "David Hockney 76".
Secondary Insc: Inscribed in image u.r, red crayon "QUIET". Numbered l.r, red pencil.
Tertiary Insc: Blindstamp l.r corner, Gemini GEL chop. Verso: inscribed l.l, pencil "DH76.765". Verso: stamped l.l, grey ink "Gemini GEL, Los Angeles, Calif.".
Dimensions: comp and sheet 97.2 h x 71.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: MCA, Tokyo (1996), 169.
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 79.2481
Image rights: © David Hockney