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    Sale 1897

    Prints And Multiples

    30 - 31 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 557

    DAVID HOCKNEY

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

    Price Realised  

    DAVID HOCKNEY
    Six Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm, New York, Petersburg Press, 1969 (S.A.C. 70-108; M.C.A.T. 67-105)
    the complete set of 39 etchings plus six signed etchings, in- and hors-texte, title page, text, and justification, on Hodgkinson handmade, signed in pencil on the justification, from Edition A of 100 (there were also 20 artist's proofs), with full margins, six loose and 39 bound (as issued), occasional soiling, otherwise in very good condition, with original blue leather-covered book, portfolio and slip case (some wear). 476 x 324 mm.
    album


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    Including (bound):
    Catherina Dorothea Viehmann (S.A.C. 70); The Princess in Her Tower (S.A.C. 71); The Boy Hidden in an Egg (S.A.C. 72); The Boy Hidden in a Fish (S.A.C. 73); The Princess Searching (S.A.C. 74); A Wooded Landscape (S.A.C. 75); The Cook (S.A.C. 76); The Pot Boiling (S.A.C. 77); The Rose and the Rose Stalk (S.A.C. 78); The Church Tower and the Clock (S.A.C. 79); The Lake (S.A.C. 80); Rapunzel Growing in the Garden (S.A.C. 81); The Enchantress in her Garden (S.A.C. 82); The Enchantress with the Baby Rapunzel (S.A.C. 83); The Older Rapunzel (S.A.C. 84); The Tower had One Window (S.A.C. 85); Rapunzel, Rapunzel, Let Down Your Hair (S.A.C. 86); Home (S.A.C. 87); The Bell Tower (S.A.C. 88); The Sexton Disguised as a Ghost (S.A.C. 89); The Sexton Disquised as a Ghost Stood Still as Stone (S.A.C. 90); Corpses on Fire (S.A.C. 91); The Haunted Castle (S. A. C. 92); The Carpenter's Bench, a Knife and Fire (S.A.C. 93); A Black Cat Leaping (S.A.C. 94); The Lathe and Fire (S.A.C. 95); Inside the Castle (S.A.C. 96); Cold Water About to Hit the Prince (S.A.C. 97); The Glass Mountain (S.A.C. 98); Old Rinkrank Threatens the Princess (S.A.C. 99); Digging Up Glass (S.A.C. 100); The Glass Mountain (S.A.C. 101); The Rescued Princess (S.A.C. 102); Gold (S.A.C. 103); A Room Full of Straw (S.A.C. 104); Straw on the Left, Gold on the Right (S.A.C. 105); Pleading for the Child (S.A.C. 106); Riding Around on a Cooking Spoon (S.A.C. 107); and He Tore Himself in Two (S.A.C. 108)
    Including (loose):
    A Wooded Landscape (S.A.C. 75); Rapunzel Growing in the Garden (S.A.C. 81); Rapunzel, Rapunzel, Let Down Your Hair (S.A.C. 86); The Sexton Disguised as a Ghost (S.A.C. 89); A Room Full of Straw (S.A.C. 104); and Pleading for the Child (S.A.C. 106)