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Portrait of Mother 3 by David Hockney

Portrait of Mother 3
by David Hockney

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1984

Prints

Colour Lithograph

Edition Size: 25

Sheet Size: 51.2 x 43.5 mms cm

Reference: David Hockney Prints - Tokyo Museum Catalogue 256 The David Hockney Foundation: https://thedavidhockneyfoundation.org/artwork/1693 See also: Marco Livingstone, David Hockney: Faces 1966-1984, exhibition catalogue, Laband Art Gallery, Los Angeles 1987, [n.p.]

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Condition: Excellent

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David Hockney (Born 1937)

Title: Portrait of Mother 3

Medium:  Original Lithograph, 1984, on off-white John Koller HMP handmade paper, signed and dated  by the artist in pencil, with publishers blindstamp right.

Size: Image: 512 x 435 mms

Edition: 15/25

Published by :  Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles, with their blindstamp

Printed by: Doris Simmelink and Ken Farley

Note:  The present work is part off a series entitled “The Moving Focus”

This is one of many portraits Hockney has made of his mother, Laura, since his early days at Bradford School of Art. His best-known representation of his parents is perhaps the large double portrait My Parents, 1977 (Tate Gallery T03255). Mrs Hockney was a more willing sitter than her husband, and the artist portrays her with great psychological insight. Born Laura Thompson in Bradford, she was a vegetarian and a Methodist and raised her family on modest means. She worked as an assistant at London Rubber Company in Bradford when she married Kenneth Hockney,

References:  

David Hockney Prints – Tokyo Museum Catalogue 256

The David Hockney Foundation: https://thedavidhockneyfoundation.org/artwork/1693

See also: Marco Livingstone, David Hockney: Faces 1966-1984, exhibition catalogue, Laband Art Gallery, Los Angeles 1987, [n.p.]

Public Collections: The Tate Gallery Collection (Presented by the artist in 1993 – reference P20107

https://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/hockney-portrait-of-mother-iii-p20119

Condition:  In good condition,

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