Fine Prints & Photography

April 06 - 11, 2019

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LOT 87
HOWARD HODGKIN (1932-2017)
  • HOWARD HODGKIN (1932-2017)

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HOWARD HODGKIN (1932-2017), British

VENICE, AFTERNOON (FROM VENETIAN VIEWS), 1995 [LIESBETH HEENK, 94]

Lift-ground colour etching and aquatint with carborundum on sixteen sheets of torn Velin Arches 300 gsm paper with additional handcolouring; signed with initials H.H., dated 1995 and numbered 3/60 in pencil to the bottom left sheet, second from the left. There were also 5 printer’s proofs and 14 artist’s proofs.
Printed and hand coloured by Jack Shirreff at the 107 Workshop, Wiltshire. Published by Alan Cristea Gallery, London.
Overall Image 64 x 78 in — 121.9 x 149.9 cm

Estimate $10,000-$15,000

Realised: $15,600
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Literature:

"Howard Hodgkin - Venetian Views, 1995" (Alan Cristea Gallery, London)

Provenance:

Collection of Dr. and Mrs. J. Robert Nicholson, London, ON

Exhibited:

A print from this edition was exhibited at:
Alan Cristea Gallery, London, Howard Hodgkin Venetian Views 1995, November 22 – December 22, 1995 (another example exhibited);
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Howard Hodgkin: Prints from the Collection, 1987-2002, July 13 – November 16, 2010 (another example exhibited)