David Hockney - Contemporary Art Day Sale London Thursday, June 28, 2012 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Advanta Collection, New York

  • Catalogue Essay

    This work is window mounted. The sheet has deckled edges and undulates slightly throughout. The colours are fresh and vibrant. There are no apparent condition issues with this work.

  • 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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Lithograph for 'Water' made of thick and thin lines and two light blue washes

colour lithograph on TGL handmade paper
66 x 86 cm (25 7/8 x 33 7/8 in)
Signed, dated and numbered 'David Hockney 1978-80 AP XVII' lower margin. This work is from an edition of 85 plus 18 artist's proofs, published by Tyler Graphics, Mount Kisco, New York

£18,000 - 22,000 ♠†

Sold for £25,000

Contemporary Art Day Sale

29 June 2012