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Book of Illustrations to Six Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm (1969)

David Hockney

bound book, etching and aquatint on paper

Southwark Art Collection (Southwark Heritage), London South London Gallery


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Print, Book Illustration

Physical Object Description:

Mountain landscape with lake, illustration to Grimm's 'Fundevogel'. 1969 Etching and aquatint. Signed in pencil. Verso annotated: "Grimm Ed C." and numbered 53/100.


Aquatint, Etching

Accession Number:



Presented by the Contemporary Art Society, 1972

Ownership history:

Purchased from Kasmin Gallery Ltd by John Sainsbury (1927-2022) for the Contemporary Art Society; presented to Southwark Art Collection, 1971/72


Literature, Fairytale

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