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Howard Hodgkin

Shutter, from 'More Indian Views', 1976

Lithograph
8 7/10 × 12 in
22 × 30.5 cm
Edition of 60
This is part of a limited edition set.
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Bernard Jacobson Gallery
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Printed by Ian Lawson at Aymestrey Water Mill, Herefordshire.
Published by Bernard Jacobson Ltd., …

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Printed by Ian Lawson at Aymestrey Water Mill, Herefordshire.
Published by Bernard Jacobson Ltd., London, 1976.

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Signed and dated 76 in pencil, lower right, verso.
Howard Hodgkin
British, b. 1932
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Howard Hodgkin became a prominent figure in British art in the 1970s for painting on wooden supports such as drawing boards and door frames instead of canvas. Using broad, gestural brushstrokes and a vivid palette of contrasting colors that emphasized the rectangular picture plane, Hodgkin defined painting as an object. While his early compositions have a collaged geometric flatness, Hodgkin’s later work, including etchings and aquatint prints, has increasingly incorporated more complex fluid patterning, reminiscent of Henri Matisse’s The Morrocans (1916), Édouard Vuillard’s interiors, and Paturi miniatures from India, of which he was an avid collector.

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Printed by Ian Lawson at Aymestrey Water Mill, Herefordshire.
Published by Bernard Jacobson Ltd., …

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Printed by Ian Lawson at Aymestrey Water Mill, Herefordshire.
Published by Bernard Jacobson Ltd., London, 1976.

Medium
Print
Signature
Signed and dated 76 in pencil, lower right, verso.
Howard Hodgkin
British, b. 1932
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Howard Hodgkin became a prominent figure in British art in the 1970s for painting on wooden supports such as drawing boards and door frames instead of canvas. Using broad, gestural brushstrokes and a vivid palette of contrasting colors that emphasized the rectangular picture plane, Hodgkin defined painting as an object. While his early compositions have a collaged geometric flatness, Hodgkin’s later work, including etchings and aquatint prints, has increasingly incorporated more complex fluid patterning, reminiscent of Henri Matisse’s The Morrocans (1916), Édouard Vuillard’s interiors, and Paturi miniatures from India, of which he was an avid collector.

Howard Hodgkin

Shutter, from 'More Indian Views', 1976

Lithograph
8 7/10 × 12 in
22 × 30.5 cm
Edition of 60
This is part of a limited edition set.
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