David Hockney - Editions & Works on Paper New York Tuesday, April 18, 2023 | Phillips
  • Provenance

    Robert Forrest Fine Arts, Milwaukee
    Private Collection, Milwaukee and Palm Springs (acquired from the above, 1982)
    Thence by descent to the present owners

  • Literature

    Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo 158

  • Artist Biography

    David Hockney

    David Hockney (b. 1937) is one of the most well-known and celebrated artists of the
    20th and 21st centuries. He works across many mediums, including painting, collage,
    and more recently digitally, by creating print series on iPads. His works show semi-
    abstract representations of domestic life, human relationships, floral, fauna, and the
    changing of seasons.

    Hockney has exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Royal
    Academy of Arts in London, and the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, among many
    other institutions. On the secondary market, his work has sold for more than $90

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Celia in a Wicker Chair (M.C.A.T. 158)

Etching and aquatint in colors, on Rives BFK paper, with full margins.
I. 27 x 21 3/8 in. (68.6 x 54.3 cm)
S. 35 1/2 x 29 1/2 in. (90.2 x 74.9 cm)

Signed, dated and numbered 32/60 in pencil (there were also 16 artist's proofs), published by Petersburg Press, New York and London, 1981, framed.

$15,000 - 20,000 

Sold for $21,590

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Editions & Works on Paper

New York Auction 18 - 20 April 2023