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Six Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm

1970 (made)
Place of origin

Etching and aquatint print on paper

Object details

Object type
  • Six Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm (series title)
  • Old Rinkrank threatens the Princess (assigned by artist)
Materials and techniques
printer's ink, paper, etching, aquatint
Brief description
By David Hockney: 'Old Rinkrank threatens the Princess', from the story 'Old Rinkrank', from the portfolio of Six Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm, etching and aquatint, 1970
Physical description
Etching and aquatint print on paper
    Marks and inscriptions
    • David Hockney (Signed in pencil)
    • Grimms Portfolio (In brown ink at back left corner (as others))
    Credit line
    Acquired from Petersburg Press, London in 1971.
    Subject depicted
    Bibliographic reference
    Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1971
    Accession number

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    Record createdJune 30, 2009
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