• Old Master, Modern & Contempor auction at Christies

    Sale 7839

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    31 March 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 184

    David Hockney

    Celia Smoking (S.A.C. 146)

    Price Realised  


    David Hockney
    Celia Smoking (S.A.C. 146)
    lithograph, 1973, on Angoumois handmade paper, signed, dated and titled in pencil, numbered 23/70 (there were also 17 proofs), published by Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles, with their blindstamps, the full sheet, deckle edges at left, right and below, a 20 mm. repaired tear at the right sheet edge, spot-glued to the backing board at the top corners verso with some pale associated staining recto, otherwise in very good condition, framed
    L., S. 990 x 725 mm.

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