Lot 658 , § David Hockney (1937-) Nick Shadow and Anne Truelove from Stravinskys Rakes Progress, titled, 13.75 x 10.75in.
§ David Hockney (1937-)
pair of pen and ink drawings
Nick Shadow and Anne Truelove from Stravinsky's Rakes Progress, titled,
13.75 x 10.75in.
Provenance: David Hockey was senior costume designer at Glyndebourne in 1975, he presented these drawings to the Tony Ledell that time head of wardrobe at Glyndebourne.
Nick - paper is showing very slight undulation and an even ground colour, colours of the ink remain strong, one scattered diagonal discolouration mark on the left at 9 o'clock and further slight sepia toned discolouration coming through from the back of the paper near the word Nick, otherwise good order, plain black card mount and slim ebonised frame. Framers label verso.
The companion work with two sepia discoloured lines showing through the figures chest and similar smaller sepia spotting near 3 o'clock, otherwise good.
Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Gorringes Conditions of Sale.
Sold for £16,000