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    Sale 5389

    20th Century British Art

    16 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 144

    David Hockney, R.A. (b. 1937)

    Easel, palm tree and Stanley

    Price Realised  


    David Hockney, R.A. (b. 1937)
    Easel, palm tree and Stanley
    signed and dedicated 'for/Riggs and John/love/DavidH/and/Stanley' (on the frontispiece)
    gouache and ink on paper
    11 x 19¾ in. (27.9 x 50.2 cm.)
    The present work was executed in the frontispiece of M. Tuchman and S. Barron, David Hockney A Retrospective, New York, 1988.

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    Stanley was Hockney's pet dachshund. He featured in many of Hockney's works from the 1980s.

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    Gifted by Riggs (Robbie) to the present owner.