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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

  • Credit Line:

    Acquired from Petersburg Press, London in 1971.

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.151-1971

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Etching and aquatint 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

Marks and inscriptions

David Hockney
Signed in pencil

Grimms Portfolio
In brown ink at back left corner (as others)

Dimensions

: 44.5 cm, : 39.4 cm, : 26.5 cm Plate size, : 16.5 cm Plate size

Descriptive line

By David Hockney: 'The Bell Tower', from the story 'The Boy who left Home to learn Fear', from the portfolio of Six Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm, etching and aquatint, 1970

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

Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1971

Materials

Printer's ink; Paper

Techniques

Etching; Aquatint

Subjects depicted

Fairy tales

Categories

Prints; Fairy Tales and Legends; Illustration

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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