Lot 304: DAVID HOCKNEY | Celia in a Wicker Chair (Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo 158)
October 28, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Soft ground etching with aquatint printed in colors, 1974 (printed in 1981), signed in pencil, dated, numbered 6/60 (total edition includes 16 artist's proofs), on Rives BFK mould-made paper, published by Petersburg Press, New York and London, framed
The print is in good condition, the full sheet. Scattered miniscule fox marks visible upon close inspection throughout the sheet. The colors in the chair and figure's hair may be very slightly attenuated. The verso in good condition.
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Dimensions: plate: 685 by 542 mm 27 by 21 1/4 in