Home Made print, 1986, in 2 colours (Black & Blue), printed on 100% rag Arches Text 120g laid paper, (watermarked) with an office copy machine, Signed and dated in pencil , with chop mark, lower right
Size: 11” x 8.5” inches; (27.9 x 21.6 cms)
Note: Hockney used technology to explore mark-making and picture-making in a variety of new ways, and his experiments with Xerox printing were just the start. ‘I’ve always been interested in printing as a medium, and also as a medium through which my work can be known — can reach a public’
References: Tokyo Catalogue “David Hockney prints 1954 - 1995” number 301
The David Hockney Foundation: https://www.thedavidhockneyfoundation.org/artwork/1811
David Hockney “Home Made Prints”number 14
Printed & Published: By the artist himself
Condition: A PRISTINE example of this rare print. Recently carefully framed with photo-corners, the print had previously been kept in a solander box for the entirety of its life, having fresh and bright colours precisely as printed.