Cart Track and Pylon is a single image from Midsummer: East Yorkshire, originally presented by David Hockney as a series of 36 watercolours. David Hockney worked in pre-mixed colour so he could work as fast as possible, and didn’t allow himself the comfort of any underdrawing in pencil. The result has a fresh and vivid beauty.
Approximate unframed dimensions: 57 x 38cm
Printed in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England on 270gsm Accent Fresco (Gesso), textured uncoated paper, manufactured from 100% ECF virgin (Elemental Chlorine Free) fibre. FSC Certified. Acid Free
This is an authorised David Hockney limited edition unsigned print produced by Salts Mill, for Salts Mill. Please hang away from direct sunlight to prevent fading.
David Hockney, Cart Track and Pylon (from Midsummer: East Yorkshire)
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. 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.