David HOCKNEY Inside the Castle  (1969)
From Illustrations for Six Fairy Tales from Brothers Grimm. Original limited edition etching and aquatint from The Boy who left home to learn Fear. Printed on handmade, watermarked wove paper and published by Petersburg Press, London. Signed David Hockney in pencil, and numbered from the edition of 100
Light toning around image and occasional tiny fox marks, otherwise in good condition
David Hockney's contemporary and often humorous approach to the fairy tales is reflected in the quirky nature of his images. An old Master painting by Carpaccio is the source for an illustration in the story of The Boy who left home to learn Fear
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