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David Hockney

Fourteen Poems by C.P. Cavafy, Chosen and illustrated by David Hockney, Translated by Nikos Stangos and Stephen Spender, 1966

Folio of 12 Etchings (8 with aquatint) by David Hockney
18 1/2 × 13 in
47 × 33 cm
Edition 474/500
This is part of a limited edition set.
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Jason McCoy Gallery
New York
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The artist's great series of etchings illustration the verse of Constantin Cavafy. The idea for …

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The artist's great series of etchings illustration the verse of Constantin Cavafy. The idea for the book was the artist's own and in early 1966 he visited Beirut "in order to seize the atmosphere of a city that matched the cosmopolitan quality of Cavafy's Alexandria. The original conception proving …

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Condition
This volume is in good condition. Publisher's purple cloth; spine somewhat faded. Black cloth-covered slipcase; fading, slight wear.
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed and numbered on Edition page: "David Hockney, 474/500".
Certificate of authenticity
Not included
Frame
Not included
Publisher
Editions Alecto, London, 1966.
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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About the work
Jason McCoy Gallery
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The artist's great series of etchings illustration the verse of Constantin Cavafy. The idea for …

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The artist's great series of etchings illustration the verse of Constantin Cavafy. The idea for the book was the artist's own and in early 1966 he visited Beirut "in order to seize the atmosphere of a city that matched the cosmopolitan quality of Cavafy's Alexandria. The original conception proving …

Read more
Condition
This volume is in good condition. Publisher's purple cloth; spine somewhat faded. Black cloth-covered slipcase; fading, slight wear.
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed and numbered on Edition page: "David Hockney, 474/500".
Certificate of authenticity
Not included
Frame
Not included
Publisher
Editions Alecto, London, 1966.
David Hockney
British, b. 1937
Follow

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 …

Read more

David Hockney

Fourteen Poems by C.P. Cavafy, Chosen and illustrated by David Hockney, Translated by Nikos Stangos and Stephen Spender, 1966

Folio of 12 Etchings (8 with aquatint) by David Hockney
18 1/2 × 13 in
47 × 33 cm
Edition 474/500
This is part of a limited edition set.
Sold
location
New York
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