David Hockney Composition pastel study for "A Closer Grand Canyon" Coloured pastel on three sheet of purple paper, initialled and dated lower right "DH 98" in yellow; 500 x 1940mm (19 3/4 x 76 1/2in)(sheets)

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Lot 99
David Hockney
Composition pastel study for "A Closer Grand Canyon"

Sold for £ 156,800 (US$ 216,141) inc. premium
David Hockney
Composition pastel study for "A Closer Grand Canyon"
Coloured pastel on three sheet of purple paper, initialled and dated lower right "DH 98" in yellow; 500 x 1940mm (19 3/4 x 76 1/2in)(sheets)

Footnotes

  • Provenance -
    Richard Gray Gallery, New York
    Acquired from the above by the present owner

    Exhibited -
    Richard Gray Gallery, "David Hockney: Space & Line", 29th April-28th May, 1999 (illustrated in the catalogue, pp.42-43). This exhibition travelled to London, Annely Juda Fine Art, June - September 1999.

    A loan request for the work has been made by the Gustav-Lubcke-Museum of Hamm, Germany. To be exhibited in a solo exhibition of David Hockney entitled "New Ways of Seeing", from 2nd April-2nd July, 2006.
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