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David Hockney

(1937-), Artist

Sitter in 47 portraits
Artist associated with 12 portraits
Artist, painter, printmaker, illustrator, stage designer, photographer and writer. Bradford-born Hockney studied at the Royal College of Art and became a leading figure in the Pop Art movement. His first retrospective exhibition was held at the Whitechapel Art Gallery, London in 1970. More recently Hockney's practice has incorporated new technology, using iPad applications to create a series of still-lives and landscapes. This work was exhibited at the Royal Academy in 2012.

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David Hockney, by Francis Goodman - NPG x195544

David Hockney

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, 9 February 1970
NPG x195544

David Hockney, by Francis Goodman - NPG x195545

David Hockney

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, 9 February 1970
NPG x195545

David Hockney, by Cecil Beaton - NPG x40201

David Hockney

by Cecil Beaton
bromide print, circa 1970
NPG x40201

Unknown man; David Hockney; Patrick Procktor, by Unknown photographer - NPG x24968

Unknown man; David Hockney; Patrick Procktor

by Unknown photographer
bromide print, circa 1970
NPG x24968

David Hockney, by Bob Collins - NPG x126191

David Hockney

by Bob Collins
modern bromide print from original 35mm negative, 1972
NPG x126191

David Hockney, by Mayotte Magnus - NPG x138821

David Hockney

by Mayotte Magnus
modern bromide print from original negative, 1972
NPG x138821

David Hockney, by Bob Collins - NPG x34127

David Hockney

by Bob Collins
bromide fibre print, 1972
NPG x34127

David Hockney, by Bob Collins - NPG x34128

David Hockney

by Bob Collins
bromide fibre print, 1972
NPG x34128

David Hockney, by Carole Cutner - NPG x22211

David Hockney

by Carole Cutner
colour print, 1982
NPG x22211

David Hockney, by Jim McHugh - NPG x128739

David Hockney

by Jim McHugh
digital archival colour print, 1983
NPG x128739

David Hockney, by Heather Waddell - NPG x32980

David Hockney

by Heather Waddell
bromide fibre print, August 1985
NPG x32980

David Hockney, by Heather Waddell - NPG x32981

David Hockney

by Heather Waddell
bromide fibre print, August 1985
NPG x32981

David Hockney, by Steve Pyke - NPG x45574

David Hockney

by Steve Pyke
bromide fibre print, 1992
NPG x45574

David Hockney, by Steve Pyke - NPG x45575

David Hockney

by Steve Pyke
bromide fibre print, 1992
NPG x45575

Image currently unavailable owing to copyright restrictions

David Hockney

by David Hockney
charcoal, 1983
NPG 6473

Image currently unavailable owing to copyright restrictions

Peter Crutch; Peter Phillips; David Hockney

by Geoff Reeve
bromide print on card mount, spring 1961
NPG x24969

Image currently unavailable owing to copyright restrictions

David Hockney

by Johnny Dewe-Mathews
print, November 1972
NPG x1458

Image currently unavailable owing to copyright restrictions

David Hockney

by Johnny Dewe-Mathews
bromide print, November 1972
NPG x16130

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