David Hockney (b. 1937)
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David Hockney (b. 1937)

The Arrival of Spring in Woldgate, East Yorkshire in 2011 (twenty eleven) - 25 April 2011

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David Hockney (b. 1937)
The Arrival of Spring in Woldgate, East Yorkshire in 2011 (twenty eleven) - 25 April 2011
iPad drawing in colours, 2011, printed on wove paper, signed and dated in pencil, numbered 14/25, the full sheet, in very good condition, framed
Sheet 1397 x 1045 mm.
Provenance
With Annely Juda Fine Art, London (their label on the reverse of the frame).
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Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.

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Lot Essay

'I do think the iPad is a new art form. Much better than a lithograph. Inkjet printing is more vivid—the colour stays exactly the same. The prints use an awful lot of pigment. But the bigger they get, they don’t fade, don’t pixelate.’ (David Hockney)

The Arrival of Spring in Woldgate, East Yorkshire were first exhibited in A Bigger Picture, the artist’s landmark exhibition at the Royal Academy in 2012. The series follows the gradual changing of the season, from 1 January to 2 June 2011, and were popularly acclaimed. Although the works were executed on an iPad, sometimes taking two or three days to draw, Hockney’s intention was for them to be printed on a much larger format. An edition of 25 were digitally printed on paper, of which this lot is an example, and a further ten in a larger format, mounted on dibond (see lot 170).

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