'GREGORY WATCHING THE SNOW FALL, KYOTO'
collage of chromogenic prints, mounted to gray board, signed, titled, dated, and editioned '#3' in white ink on the mount, framed, Gimpel-Hanover and Galerie André Emmerich labels on the reverse, 1983, no. 3 in an edition of 20
Overall 46 by 43¼ in. (116.8 by 109.9 cm.
While this collage has not been examined out of its frame, it appears to be in generally excellent condition. The colors remain saturated with no apparent fading.
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Galerie André Emmerich and Gimpel-Hanover, Zurich, 1983
Christie's London, 1 December 1988, Sale 3962, Lot 831
Mark Haworth-Booth, Hockney's Photographs (London, 1983), p. 29
Lawrence Weschler, Cameraworks: David Hockney (New York, 1984), pl. 107
David Hockney and Mark Haworth-Booth, Photographs by David Hockney (Washington, D. C., 1986), p. 20