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DAVID HOCKNEY b.1937
born in Bradford, United Kingdom 1937 (British)

Title: The Princess in her Tower, from: Six Fairy Tales from Brothers Grimm, 1969

Technique: Original Hand Signed and Numbered Etching and Aquatint on Hodgkinson Handmade Paper

Paper size: 62.3 x 45 cm. / 24.5 x 17.7 in.
Image size: 45 x 32.5 cm. / 17.7 x 13 in.

Additional Information: This original etching and aquatint is hand signed in pencil by the artist “David Hockney” at the lower right margin.
It is also hand numbered in pencil from the edition of 100, at the lower left margin.
This work was printed by P. Clement Print Shop, Amsterdam and was published by Petersburg Press, London in 1970
The paper bears the initials of the artist “DH” and publisher “PP” as watermark.

Provenance: Collection of the Poet Gerhard Heuschen-Schümer, Belgium

Literature:
1. (1996). David Hockney: Catalogue Raisonné of the Prints 1954 – 1995. Tokyo: Museum of Contemporary Art.
Reference: M.C.A.T. 68
2. David Hockney Prints 1954-77, Petersburg Press for the Midland Art Group and the Scottish Arts Council, 1979
Reference: Scottish Arts Council 71

Condition: Very good condition. Minor areas of foxing in the margins. Sheet slightly wavy at the edges.