Sale 17PT04 | Lot 95

David Hockney

Catalogue: Post-War & Contemporary Art
David Hockney

Lot Details

Lot 95
David Hockney
British, b. 1937
Gene Baro (diptych), 1966
Signed by David Hockney, inscribed Gene Baro and dated March 1966 (lr)
Ink and watercolor on paper
17 3/4 x 10 1/4 inches (45.08 x 26.03 cm)

Gift of the artist to Gene Baro
Private collection
Thence by descent to the current owner
David Hockney Exhibition, 1970, The British Council, traveling exhibition with venues in Hanover, Museum Boymans-van Beuningen, Rotterdam and Belgrade. cat no. D.22

Gene Baro was former director of The Corcoran Museum in Washington, DC, consulting Director of prints and drawings at The Brooklyn Museum and Adjunct Curator of Contemporary Art at the Carnegie Institute in Pittsburg. He organized a purported excess of 150 exhibitions throughout his short lifetime of fifty-eight years.

Estimate: $20,000 - $30,000

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Hinged at upper left and upper right, verso with brown paper tape. The two sheets are glued together along lower edge of top sheet. The collage element at figure's head is torn from the upper left corner of the lower sheet. The paper has handling marks at center left, center right and along top edge. A 1/8th inch stain at upper right.

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Estimate: $20,000 - $30,000

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Post-War & Contemporary Art

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