Fourteen Poems by C. P. Cavafy Chosen and Illustrated with Twelve Etchings by David Hockney.....
Translated by Nikos Stangos and Stephen Spender.London : 1967 Stock Code: 141728
NotesEdition of 250. Edition A with an original etching titled "Portrait of Cavafy II" (plate size: 36 x 23 cm. Sheet size: 46.2 x 36.2 cm.) Signed and dated in pencil by Hockney lower right. There was also an edition B of 250 copies without the loose etching. Together with the original prospectus.
Folio. Original purple cotton silk boards, text printed on Hevisier Art Drawing 75 Ib Imperial paper and etchings printed on Handmade Crisbrook Waterleaf 140 Ib Imperial paper. With the grey silk slipcase.
Illustrated with 12 full page etchings bound in the book and one loose etching hand signed by Hockney.
All in fine condition.
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