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Ed. of 84/100
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A pioneer of the 1960s British movement, David Hockney is one of the most celebrated and prolific artists of the 20th and 21st centuries. Endlessly versatile, he has produced acrylic paintings, photo collages, full-scale opera set designs, and digital works created on iPads. Hockney first gained recognition for his semi-abstract paintings of gay love. He moved to California in 1964 and captured his new home in sensual, pastel-hued scenes of uninhibited queer men whose idyllic, sunny backdrops feature swimming pools, palm trees, and light, beautiful homes. Hockney has exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Royal Academy of Arts in London, and the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, among many other institutions. On the secondary market, his work has sold for more than $90 million.

High auction record
US$90.3m, Christie's, 2018
Blue-chip
Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions
2017
David Hockney: 82 Portraits and 1 Still-lifeGuggenheim Museum Bilbao
David HockneyThe Metropolitan Museum of Art
2016
David Hockney: CurrentNational Gallery of Victoria
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Pleading for the Child from Illustrations for Six Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm, 1969

Etching with drypoint and aquatint on Hodgkinson handmade wove paper
24 2/5 × 17 7/10 in
62 × 45 cm
US$4,500
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GG
Grob Gallery
Genève
Medium
Signature
Signed and numbered in pencil on recto.
Series
Ed. of 84/100
Price ranges of medium-sized prints by David Hockney
Learn more
Browse works in this category
$3,000–$6,000
This work
$0
$63,000+

A pioneer of the 1960s British movement, David Hockney is one of the most celebrated and prolific artists of the 20th and 21st centuries. Endlessly versatile, he has produced acrylic paintings, photo collages, full-scale opera set designs, and digital works created on iPads. Hockney first gained recognition for his semi-abstract paintings of gay love. He moved to California in 1964 and captured his new home in sensual, pastel-hued scenes of uninhibited queer men whose idyllic, sunny backdrops feature swimming pools, palm trees, and light, beautiful homes. Hockney has exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Royal Academy of Arts in London, and the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, among many other institutions. On the secondary market, his work has sold for more than $90 million.

High auction record
US$90.3m, Christie's, 2018
Blue-chip
Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions (3)
Other works by David Hockney
Other works from Grob Gallery
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