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David Hockney RA Catalogue: 82 Portraits and 1 Still-Life

This beautifully illustrated book, which accompanies the much anticipated exhibition David Hockney: 82 Portraits and 1 Still-life at the Royal Academy til 2 October 2016, documents Hockney’s work in portraiture, giving a unique insight into his working method from first to last mark.

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Dimensions 28 x 20cm
Fabric & material Hardback
No. of Pages 176
No. of Illustrations 150
SKU 02084587

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Product story

"I think I’ve found something that I could go on with forever, because people are fascinating, they’re mysterious really." David Hockney to Edith Devaney, LA, 2016.

David Hockney RA: 77 Portraits, 2 Still Lifes from Royal Academy of Arts on Vimeo.

Tim Barringer, Paul Mellon Professor of the History of Art at Yale University and co-author of David Hockney: A Bigger Picture pairs his thorough and engaging account of Hockney's work and latest series with an interview of the artist by Edith Devaney, Curator of Contemporary Projects at the Royal Academy of Arts.

82 Portraits and 1 Still-life is a vivid, technicolour exhibition held at the Royal Academy of Arts from 2 July to 2 October 2016, featuring a cast of Hockney's friends, family and art-world luminaries, among them John Baldessari, Celia Birtwell, Larry Gagosian, Barry Humphries and Lord Rothschild.