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    Sale 7712

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    8 April 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 155

    David Hockney (b. 1937)

    The Student: Homage to Picasso (Scottish Arts Council 153; Tokyo 143)

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    David Hockney (b. 1937)
    The Student: Homage to Picasso (Scottish Arts Council 153; Tokyo 143)
    etching and aquatint, 1973, on Arches, signed and dated in pencil, numbered 65/90 (there was also an edition of thirty numbered in Roman numerals and a total of sixty artist's proofs), published by Propylaen Verlag, Berlin, 1974, the full sheet, a deckle edge to the left and right, occasional soft creasing, a tiny nick to the upper sheet edge, pale discoloration at the extreme lower sheet edge, a very pale fox mark in the lower margin, otherwise in good condition
    P. 575 x 440 mm., S. 755 x 565 mm.
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