Lot 027   Estimate: 1,000,000JPY〜1,500,000JPY
David Hockney

Illustrations for Six Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm

the complete portfolio of thirty nine etchings, aquatints, drypoints and soft ground etchings with the suite of six plates, 1969-70, on Hodgkinson handmade wove paper, each six plate signed in pencil, inscribed 'Grimm' in ink on the reverse, also signed on the justification , each numbered B58/100 on the suite and the justification (there were also 100 of the editions A, C, and D with different suites, the total edition was 460), published by Petersburg Press, London, 1970, the full sheets, two with pale soiling, one with a 1cm tear on the edge, one with minor foxmarks in places on the reverse, otherwise all in good condition, comes with an original cover and slipcase, with leather-bound book (small foxmarks and soiling in places, one illustration with a crease)
Suite: 45.0-45.7x30.8-31.5cm Book: 46.2x32.0cm Slipcase: 47.7x32.4cm
Literature: Scottish Arts Council 70-108/ Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo 67-105
1,000,000-1,500,000 JPY