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Print - Six Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm
  • Six Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm
    Hockney, David, born 1937
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Six Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1970 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hockney, David, born 1937 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    printer's ink, paper, etching, aquatint, drypoint

  • Credit Line:

    Acquired from Petersburg Press, London in 1971.

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.170-1971

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case MP 185D

Physical description

Etching, aquatint and drypoint print on paper

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1970 (made)

Artist/maker

Hockney, David, born 1937 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

printer's ink, paper, etching, aquatint, drypoint

Marks and inscriptions

David Hockney
Signed in pencil

G.P.
In brown ink at the bottom left hand corner of the back of the paper.

Dimensions

: 44.8 cm, : 40.6 cm, : 16.3 cm Plate size, : 25.2 cm Plate size

Descriptive line

By David Hockney: 'Riding around on a cooking spoon', from the story 'Rumpelstilzchen', from the portfolio of Six Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm, etching, aquatint and drypoint, 1970
brothers Grimm

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

Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1971

Materials

Printer's ink; Paper

Techniques

Etching; Aquatint; Drypoint

Subjects depicted

Fairy tales

Categories

Prints; Fairy Tales and Legends; Illustration

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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