David Hockney - Contemporary Art Day Sale London Thursday, February 16, 2012 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Private Collection, Los Angeles

  • Literature

    David Hockney, Cameraworks, New York: Alfred Knopf, 1984, pl. 86 (illustrated)

  • 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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Billy Wilder lighting his cigar # 18

Colour photographic collage.
69 × 44 cm (27 1/8 × 17 3/8 in).
Signed, titled and dated ‘Billy Wilder lighting his cigar Dec 1982 #18 David Hockney’ lower edge.

£8,000 - 12,000 

Sold for £39,650

Contemporary Art Day Sale

17 February 2012