• Prints & Multiples auction at Christies

    Sale 2215

    Prints & Multiples

    27 - 28 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 260

    DAVID HOCKNEY

    Illustrations for Six Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm, Petersburg Press, New York, 1969 (S.A.C. 70-108; M.C.A.T. 67-105)

    Price Realised  

    DAVID HOCKNEY
    Illustrations for Six Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm, Petersburg Press, New York, 1969 (S.A.C. 70-108; M.C.A.T. 67-105)
    the complete set of 39 etchings with drypoint and aquatint plus the suite of six signed etchings, in- and hors-texte, title page, text and justification, on Hodgkinson, signed in pencil on the justification, copy 51 of 100 from Edition B (there were also 15 artist's proof copies), with full margins, six loose and 39 bound (as issued), the loose sheets with very minor soft scuffing in a few places, otherwise each in very good condition, original blue leather-covered book, portfolio and slipcase (very minor scuffing and wear). 18¾ x 12¾ in. (476 x 324 mm.)
    album


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