David Hockney Portraits


David Hockney is one of the most significant artists exploring and pushing the boundaries of figurative art today. He has been engaged with portraiture since his teenage years, when he painted Portrait of My Father (1955), and his self-portraits and his portraits of family, lovers, friends and well-known subjects represent an intimate visual diary of the artist's life. This authoritative new study examines Hockney's portraits in all media - painting, drawing, photographs and prints - and is produced in close collaboration with the artist. Together the authors reveal how Hockney's creative development and concerns about representation can be traced through his portrait work: from his battle with naturalism, to read more

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ISBN:

9781740664776

Format:

Hardback

Dimensions:

28cm x 22cm

RRP:

$90.00

Category:

Art and Photography

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Books

Published:

01 December 2006

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