David Hockney - Evening & Day Editions London Wednesday, January 21, 2015 | Phillips

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  • 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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Portrait of Cavafy II; and plate 5, from Illustrations for 14 Poems by C.P. Cavafy

Two etchings with aquatint, on Crisbrook handmade paper, with full margins,
both I. 34.9 x 22.2 cm (13 3/4 x 8 3/4 in.)
both S. 56.8 x 40.1 cm (22 3/8 x 15 3/4 in.)

both signed and dated '66', plate 5 numbered 12/75 in pencil (there were also 5 artist's proofs), published by Editions Alecto, London, unframed.

£1,500 - 2,000 

Sold for £2,750

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Evening & Day Editions

London Auction 22 January 2015 2pm & 6pm