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Print - Myself and my heroes

Myself and my heroes

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1961 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hockney, David, born 1937 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching and aquatint

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.322-1963

  • Gallery location:

    On short term loan out for exhibition

Physical description

Etching and aquatint entitled 'Myself and my heroes' depicting the artist wearing a cap, standing next to Walt Whitman and Mahatma Gandhi. Signed and dated in brown chalk.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1961 (made)

Artist/maker

Hockney, David, born 1937 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Etching and aquatint

Dimensions

Height: 25.8 cm, Width: 49.9 cm

Object history note

Published by Editions Alecto, 1965.

Descriptive line

Etching and aquatint by David Hockney entitled 'Myself and my heroes'. Great Britain, 1961.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1963

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Etching; Aquatint

Subjects depicted

Artists; Pacifists; Leaders; Poets

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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