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    Sale 5884

    20th Century British Art

    15 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 113

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

    Life Magazine - Pope John XXIII: Exclusive:/Who is the/Pope's Barber?

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    David Hockney, R.A. (b. 1937)
    Life Magazine - Pope John XXIII: Exclusive:/Who is the/Pope's Barber?
    signed 'David Hockney' (lower left), and inscribed 'EXCLUSIVE: WHO IS THE POPES [SIC] BARBER?' (lower right)
    tippex on a magazine cover for Life, unframed
    13½ x 10½ in. (34.3 x 26.7 cm.)
    Executed in 1963.


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    Provenance

    Gifted by the artist to Jeff Goodman.
    with 871 Fine Art, San Francisco, where purchased by the present owner.


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