Lot 48 of 271:
Etching/aquatint signed by David Hockney  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$5,700
Estimate:
$2,500 - $3,500

Title:
[Two Boys Aged 23 or 24]
Author:
Hockney, David
Place:
[London]
Publisher:
[Editions Alecto]
Date:
1966
Description:

Etching and aquatint on Crisbrook handmade paper. Within matte: (21½x15½"). (Unexamined out of matte).   No. 41 of an edition of 75 signed by the artist. 

One of 13 illustrations for Fourteen Poems from C.P. Cavafy. In the following year a new translation of the poems was produced by Stephen Spender and Nikos Stangos, and was published with the etchings.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Only minor wear.
 
Item number:
309120
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