• Prints and Multiples auction at Christies

    Sale 5571

    Prints and Multiples

    23 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 16

    David Hockney (b. 1937)

    Portrait of Cavafy II, from Fourteen Poems by C.P. Cavafy (Scottish Arts Council; MCA Tokyo 59)

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    David Hockney (b. 1937)
    Portrait of Cavafy II, from Fourteen Poems by C.P. Cavafy (Scottish Arts Council; MCA Tokyo 59)
    etching with aquatint, 1966, on Crisbrook handmade paper, signed and dated in pencil, a proof aside from the numbered edition of 325, published by Editions Alecto, London, the full sheet, with a deckle edge at the top, faint time staining to the sheet edges, a few scattered foxing marks in the margins, otherwise apparently in good condition, unexamined out of the frame
    P. 350 x 225 mm., S. 570 x 390 mm.


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