David Hockney, ‘Fires of Furious Desire’, 1961, Joanna Bryant & Julian Page
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David Hockney

Fires of Furious Desire, 1961

Etching with Aquatint
10 7/10 × 15 9/10 in
27.3 × 40.5 cm
Edition of 75
This is part of a limited edition set.
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Joanna Bryant & Julian Page
London
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Conceived in 1961; Editioned in 1969.

‘The Fires of Furious Desire is from William Blake – I think …

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Conceived in 1961; Editioned in 1969.

‘The Fires of Furious Desire is from William Blake – I think Blake’s title is ‘The
Flames of Furious Desire’ – and it’s a little self-portrait. When I turned a bit
against using literary sources for painting for a while, I never gave them up in
the prints much. It seemed to me much …

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Publisher
Petersburg Press
David Hockney
British, b. 1937
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A pioneer of the British Pop Art movement in the early 1960s alongside Richard Hamilton, David …

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A pioneer of the British Pop Art movement in the early 1960s alongside Richard Hamilton, David Hockney gained recognition for his semi-abstract paintings on the theme of homosexual love before it was decriminalized in England in 1967. In We Two Boys Clinging Together (1961), red-painted couples embrace one other while …

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David Hockney, ‘Fires of Furious Desire’, 1961, Joanna Bryant & Julian Page
David Hockney, ‘Fires of Furious Desire’, 1961, Joanna Bryant & Julian Page
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About the work
Joanna Bryant & Julian Page
London
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Conceived in 1961; Editioned in 1969.

‘The Fires of Furious Desire is from William Blake – I think …

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Conceived in 1961; Editioned in 1969.

‘The Fires of Furious Desire is from William Blake – I think Blake’s title is ‘The
Flames of Furious Desire’ – and it’s a little self-portrait. When I turned a bit
against using literary sources for painting for a while, I never gave them up in
the prints much. It seemed to me much …

Read more
Publisher
Petersburg Press
David Hockney
British, b. 1937
Follow

A pioneer of the British Pop Art movement in the early 1960s alongside Richard Hamilton, David …

Read more

A pioneer of the British Pop Art movement in the early 1960s alongside Richard Hamilton, David Hockney gained recognition for his semi-abstract paintings on the theme of homosexual love before it was decriminalized in England in 1967. In We Two Boys Clinging Together (1961), red-painted couples embrace one other while …

Read more

David Hockney

Fires of Furious Desire, 1961

Etching with Aquatint
10 7/10 × 15 9/10 in
27.3 × 40.5 cm
Edition of 75
This is part of a limited edition set.
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