David Hockney (British, born 1937) Illustrations for Fourteen Poems by CP Cavafy The complete set of twelve etchings bound, with one loose etching 'Portrait of Cavafy II', 1966, together with text, title page, table of contents and justification, Edition A, on handmade Crisbrook, signed and numbered 50/500 in pencil (this is an error as Edition A comprises 250 copies), the etchings stamped 'Edition A ea 362-373' respectively on the reverse, with full margins, with the original purple cloth-covered boards and black cloth-covered slipcase, published by Editions Alecto, London, 483 x 340mm (19 x 13 3/8in)(Folio)
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David Hockney (British, born 1937) Illustrations for Fourteen Poems by CP Cavafy The complete set of twelve etchings bound, with one loose etching 'Portrait of Cavafy II', 1966, together with text, title page, table of contents and justification, Edition A, on handmade Crisbrook, signed and numbered 50/500 in pencil (this is an error as Edition A comprises 250 copies), the etchings stamped 'Edition A ea 362-373' respectively on the reverse, with full margins, with the original purple cloth-covered boards and black cloth-covered slipcase, published by Editions Alecto, London, 483 x 340mm (19 x 13 3/8in)(Folio)
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David Hockney (British, born 1937)
Illustrations for Fourteen Poems by CP Cavafy (MCA Tokyo 47-58)
The complete set of twelve etchings bound, with one loose etching 'Portrait of Cavafy II', 1966, together with text, title page, table of contents and justification, Edition A, on handmade Crisbrook, signed and numbered 50/500 in pencil (this is an error as Edition A comprises 250 copies), the etchings stamped 'Edition A ea 362-373' respectively on the reverse, with full margins, with the original purple cloth-covered boards and black cloth-covered slipcase, published by Editions Alecto, London, 483 x 340mm (19 x 13 3/8in)(Folio)
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