Jun 20, 2019 - Sale 2514

Sale 2514 - Lot 93

Price Realized: $ 8,125
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 4,000 - $ 6,000

14 Poems by C.P. Cavafy.

Bound volume with complete text and 13 etchings, 1967. 18x12 3/4 inches, 45.7x32.4 cm. (sheets), full margins, edition stamps on versos. Folio, publisher's purple cotton silk and board slipcase.

Additional Details

artist's proof, signed by hockney, with a separate etching, and additionally inscribed and signed by hockneyon title-page. One of fifty unnumbered copies aside from the edition of 250 (Edition A), from a total edition of 500; this copy accompanied by the etching In the Dull Village instead of Portrait of Cavafy II, as normally issued. Title-page inscribed "for Charles, with love from David." Very good impressions. Scottish Arts Council 47-59.