Description

    DAVID HOCKNEY (British, b. 1937)
    Illustrations for 'Six Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm' (5) plus book, 1969
    Etching
    17-1/2 x 12 inches (44.5 x 30.5 cm) largest
    Ed. 3/10
    Each etching signed lower right: David Hockney
    Book signed on Editions page: David Hockney Ed. B 3/100

    This lot includes numbers 34 Gold, 39 He Tore himself in Two, 28 Cold water about to hit the Prince, 30 Old Rinkrank threatens the Princess, and a cased, signed edition of the book.

    PROVENANCE:
    Petersburg Press, London, 1987

    LITERATURE:
    D. Hockney, Six Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm, London, 1970.



    Condition Report*:

    13 1/4 x 10 1/4 in. '34, Gold' 17 1/2 x 12 in. "39, He tore himself in two" 13 1/4 x 6 in. "16, The Tower had one window" 15 x 10 1/2 in. "28, Cold water about to hit the Prince" 9 1/4 x 10 1/2 in. " 30, Old Rinkrank threatens the Princess"

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