David Hockney - David Hockney London Thursday, September 21, 2023 | Phillips

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  • Literature

    Scottish Arts Council 209
    Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo 188

  • 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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Made in April, plate 11 from The Blue Guitar (S.A.C. 209, M.C.A.T. 188)

Etching and aquatint in colours, on Inveresk mould-made paper, with full margins.
I. 42.7 x 35 cm (16 3/4 x 13 3/4 in.)
S. 52.5 x 48.7 cm (20 5/8 x 19 1/8 in.)

Signed and numbered 178/200 in pencil (there were also 35 artist's proofs in Roman numerals), published by Petersburg Press, London and New York, framed.

£1,500 - 2,000 

Sold for £2,794

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David Hockney

London Auction 21 September 2023