• Prints and Multiples auction at Christies

    Sale 5571

    Prints and Multiples

    23 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 18

    David Hockney (b. 1937)

    A Picture of Ourselves, from The Blue Guitar (Scottish Arts Council 201: MCA Tokyo 189)

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    David Hockney (b. 1937)
    A Picture of Ourselves, from The Blue Guitar (Scottish Arts Council 201: MCA Tokyo 189)
    etching with aquatint in colours, 1976-7, on Inveresk mould-made paper, signed in pencil, numbered 44/200 (there were also 37 proofs), the full sheet as published by Petersburg Press, London, a pinhead size foxmark at the centre top sheet, hinge taped to backboard, otherwise in generally good condition
    P. 345 x 425 mm., S. 455 x 524 mm.


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