David Hockney Prints and Multiples

31 Oct 2005, starting at 14:00 GMT .

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David Hockney Corbusier Chair and Rug Offset colour lithograph, 1969, after the coloured pencil drawing, a rare signed proof of the poster for an exhibition at Andre Emmerich, New York, prior to the text; in excellent condition, 680 x 550mm (26 3/4 x 21 5/8in)(SH)

David Hockney Illustrations for six fairy tales from the Brothers Grimm The complete portfolio comprising 39 etchings, 1969, each signed in pencil, numbered 5/100 in pencil, with the set of six fairy tales each bound separately as a concertina with the 39 etchings in-texte, each concertina signe and numbered, the list of plates and justification page, published by Petersburg Press (in association with the Kasmin Gallery), on wove paper of varying size, with margins, in the original blue leather box, with the title embossed on the lid; in good condition; 480 x 655mm (19 x 25 3/4in)(overall)

David Hockney The Older Rapunzel Etching and aquatint, 1969, from 'Illustrations for Six fairy Tales for the Brothers Grimm', Edition C, and numbered 68/100 in ink on the reverse, on Hodgkinson hand made wove, with the 'DH' and 'PP' watermarks, signed in pencil, proofed by Maurice Payne, printed at the Print Shop Amsterdam, published by Petersburg Press; in good condition, 225 x 250mm (8 3/4 x 9 7/8in)(PL) unframed

David Hockney The Bell Tower Etching, 1969, from 'Illustrations for Six Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm' Edition C 68/100 inscribed in ink on the reverse, on Hodgkinson handmade wove, with the 'DH' 'PP' watermark, signed in pencil, proofed by Maurice Payne, printed at the Print Shop, Amsterdam, published by Petersburg Press; in good condition, 270 x 170mm (10 3/4 x 6 7/8in)(PL) unframed

David Hockney The Sexton disguised as a ghost Etching and aquatint, 1969, from 'Illustrations for Six Fairy Tales for the Brothers Grimm', on Hodgkinson handmade paper, signed and numbered 30/100 in pencil printed at the Print Shop, Amsterdam, published by Petersburg Press; in good condition, 230 x 270mm (9 1/8 x 10 3/4in)(PL) Together with 'Gold', (MCA Tokyo 100) from the same series, signed and numbered in pencil 2 unframed

David Hockney Corpses on fire Etching, aquatint and drypoint, 1969, from 'Illustrations for Six Fairy Tales for the Brothers Grimm', on Hodgkinson handmade paper, signed and numbered 30/100 in pencil, printed at the Print Shop, Amsterdam, published by Petersburg Press; in good condition, 260 x 250mm (10 1/4 x 9 3/4in)(PL) Together with 'The enchantress in her garden' (SAC82/MCA Tokyo 790) from the same series, signed and numbered in pencil 2 unframed

David Hockney Straw on the left Etching, 1969, from 'Illustrations for Six Fairy Tales for the Brothers Grimm', on Hodgkinson handmade paper, signed and numbered 30/100 in pencil, printed at the Print Shop, Amsterdam, published by Petersburg Press; in good condition, 270 x 175mm (10 2/3 x 6 3/4in)(PL) Together with 'The Princess searching' (SAC74/MCA Tokyo 71) from the same series, signed and numbered in pencil 2 unframed

David Hockney The Little Sea Hare Etchings, 1969, from 'Illustrations for Six Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm' on Hodgkinson handmade paper, watermarked DH and PP, the complete set of four, various sizes, signed, inscribed 'portfolio' and numbered 21/100 in pencil on the title page, together with the justification page from the complete portfolio, also signed and numbered 21/100 in pencil, published by Petersburg Press, London, in association with Kasimin Gallery, New York; in good condition, folio

David Hockney Fundevogel Etchings, 1969, from 'Illustrations for Six Fairy Tales for The Brothers Grimm', on Hodgkinson hand made wove, watermark DH and PP, signed and numbered 21/100 in pencil, published by Petersburg Press, in association with Kasmin Gallery, New York; in fair condition folio

David Hockney Rapunzel Etchings, 1969, from 'Illustrations for Six Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm', on Hodgkinson handmade wove, watermark DH and PP, signed and numbered 21/100 on the title page, published by Petersburg Press, in association with Kasmin Gallery New York; minor surface defects, folio

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