• Post-War and Contemporary Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 7835

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    12 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 244

    DAVID HOCKNEY (B. 1937)

    THE BROOKLYN BRIDGE

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    DAVID HOCKNEY (B. 1937)
    THE BROOKLYN BRIDGE
    SIGNED, TITLED, NUMBERED AND DATED 'THE BROOKLYN BRIDGE NOV 28TH 1982 #15 DAVID HOCKNEY' (LOWER CENTRE)
    PHOTOCOLLAGE ON PAPER
    109 X 58 3/8IN. (277.3 X 148.2CM.)
    EXECUTED IN 1982, THIS WORK IS NUMBER FIFTEEN FROM AN EDITION OF TWENTY


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    Provenance

    RICHARD GRAY GALLERY, CHICAGO.
    ANDRE EMMERICH GALLERY, NEW YORK.
    ANON. SALE, SOTHEBY'S NEW YORK, 26 MAY 1987, LOT 179.
    ACQUIRED AT THE ABOVE SALE BY THE PRESENT OWNER.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN


    Literature

    DAVID HOCKNEY NEW WORK WITH A CAMERA, EXH. CAT., TOKYO, NISHIMURA GALLERY, 1983 (ANOTHER FROM THE EDITION ILLUSTRATED IN COLOUR, UNPAGED).