David Hockney, ‘Tribute to violinist Jascha Heifetz ’, 1988, Ephemera or Merchandise, Offset Lithograph Poster, Alpha 137 Gallery
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David Hockney

Tribute to violinist Jascha Heifetz , 1988

Offset Lithograph Poster
15 × 34 in
38.1 × 86.4 cm
.
$700
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Renowned British painter David Hockney has always been fascinated by photography, but it wasn’t …

Alpha 137 Gallery

Limited edition (exact number unknown, though thought to be fewer than 100), uncommon vintage …

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Publisher
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
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 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 floating amidst fragments from a Walt Whitman poem. After moving to California at the end of 1963, Hockney began painting scenes of the sensual and uninhibited life of athletic young men, depicting swimming pools, palm trees, and perpetual sunshine. Experimenting with photography in the mid-1970s, Hockney went on to create his famous photocollages with Polaroids and snapshot prints arranged in a grid formation, pushing the two-dimensionality of photography to the limit, fragmenting the monocular vision of the camera and activating the viewer in the process. A versatile artist, Hockney has produced work in almost every medium—including full-scale opera set designs, prints, and drawings using cutting-edge technology such as fax machines, laser photocopiers, computers, and even iPhones and iPads.

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Renowned British painter David Hockney has always been fascinated by photography, but it wasn’t until the 1980s that he formally experimented with the medium. In his photographic collages, which he calls “joiners,” Hockney creates composite images out of photographs, first as grids of polaroids and later in more …

Alpha 137 Gallery

Limited edition (exact number unknown, though thought to be fewer than 100), uncommon vintage poster to promote the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra's tribute to Jascha Heifetz, with David Hockney and James Arkatov. It was acquired from the personal collection of the founder of the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, …

Medium
Condition
Fine condition
Signature
Not signed
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Not included
Publisher
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
David Hockney
British, b. 1937
Follow

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 floating amidst fragments from a Walt Whitman poem. After moving to California at the end of 1963, Hockney began painting scenes of the sensual and uninhibited life of athletic young men, depicting swimming pools, palm trees, and perpetual sunshine. Experimenting with photography in the mid-1970s, Hockney went on to create his famous photocollages with Polaroids and snapshot prints arranged in a grid formation, pushing the two-dimensionality of photography to the limit, fragmenting the monocular vision of the camera and activating the viewer in the process. A versatile artist, Hockney has produced work in almost every medium—including full-scale opera set designs, prints, and drawings using cutting-edge technology such as fax machines, laser photocopiers, computers, and even iPhones and iPads.

David Hockney

Tribute to violinist Jascha Heifetz , 1988

Offset Lithograph Poster
15 × 34 in
38.1 × 86.4 cm
.
$700
Ships from New York, NY, US
Shipping: $65 domestic, $80 rest of world
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
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