David Hockney - Evening & Day Editions London Tuesday, June 6, 2017 | Phillips
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    Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo 95-97, 99
    Scottish Arts Council 98-100, 102

  • 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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The Glass Mountain; Old Rinkrank Threatens the Princess; Digging up Glass; and The Rescued Princess, plates 29, 30, 31 and 33 from Illustrations for Six Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm

Four etchings, three with aquatint and two with soft-ground etching, on Hodgkinson hand-made wove paper watermarked 'DH / PP', with full margins.
all I. various sizes, largest S. 62 x 45 cm (24 3/8 x 17 3/4 in.)
Each signed and numbered 26/100 in pencil on the front and inscribed 'Grimm Portfolio' in sepia ink on the reverse (there were also 15 artist's proofs and a total book edition of 460 copies), co-published by Petersburg Press, New York and Kasmin Gallery, London, one framed.

£3,000 - 5,000 

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Evening & Day Editions

London Auction 7 June 2017