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    David Hockney (b. 1937)
    The Blue Guitar (seven works), 1976-77
    Etchings with aquatint in colors on Inveresk paper
    13-1/2 x 16-3/4 inches (34.3 x 42.5 cm) (image, each)
    18 x 20-3/4 inches (sheet, each)
    Ed. 159/200 (there were also 37 artist's proofs)
    Each signed and numbered in pencil in lower margin
    Published by Petersburg Press, New York

    LITERATURE:
    Scottish Arts Council, 200; 203; 209; 214; 215; 217; 217


    Condition Report*: Three works are dry mounted to board and framed to 20 x 22-3/4 inches; minor to moderate foxing to three works; one indention approximately 1-1/2 inches to the margin of one; minor discoloration along the margins to most; one work with residual tape on verso from previous mouting; one approximate 2-1/2 inch scratch the the lower edge of one. Titles include: The Old Guitarist; Franco American Mail; Made in April; I Say They Are; On it may stay his eye; Serenda; What is this Picasso.
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    October, 2017
    23rd Monday
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