"Set for Parade" Original Offset Lithograph Poster by David Hockney, 1980
An original offset-lithograph exhibition poster by English artist David Hockney (1937-) titled "Set for Parade", 1980. Created by Hockney for a show held at Andre Emmerich Gallery in New York City in association with the Metropolitan Opera in 1980. It was part of a series of paintings and drawings of set designs and costumes for three 20th century French works (two operas and a ballet) that were performed at the Metropolitan Opera House under the embracing title ‘Parade’. The three names you can see are Erik Satie, Maurice Ravel and Francis Poulenc, the composers of the three works. The ballet, composed by Erik Satie, was first performed in 1917, when the scenery and costumes were designed by Pablo Picasso. Sheet size: 39" x 27". Limited edition: 750. Reference: Catalogue Raisonné: Hockney Posters by Brian Baggott: No. 93. Excellent condition. Rare.
Known for his photo collages and paintings of Los Angeles swimming pools, David Hockney is considered one of the most influential British artists of the 20th century. Born in Bradford, England, in 1937, David Hockney attended art school in London before moving to Los Angeles in the 1960s. There, he painted his famous swimming pool paintings. In the 1970s, Hockney began working in photography, creating photo collages he called joiners. He continues to create and exhibit art, and in 2011 he was voted the most influential British artist of the 20th century.
UNFRAMED: HEIGHT: 39 in | WIDTH: 27 in
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