David HOCKNEY Homage to Michelangelo  (1975)
From Ommagio a Michelangelo, original soft-ground etching and aquatint printed in black and red on Rives BFK wove paper. Signed David Hockney in pencil and dated '75, one of 25 un-numbered artist's proofs aside from the main edition of 200. Published by Studio Bruckmann, Munich and printed by Aldo Crommelynck, Paris with their blindstamp lower left. Referenced in Scottish Arts Council 173
With full margins and in mint condition. A large and striking original David Hockney print
In Homage to Michelangelo, the words 'in the room' and 'THE WOMEN come and go talking of Michelangelo' are from T S Eliot's 'The Love Song of J Alfred Prufrock'. These words are interspersed with reproductions of drawings by Michelangelo from the British Museum collection
You might also like...