Howard Hodgkin
Cardo’s Bar (Black) 1979

Artwork details

Howard Hodgkin born 1932
Cardo’s Bar (Black)
Date 1979
Medium Oil paint and etching on paper
Dimensions Image: 116 x 153 mm
Acquisition Purchased 1984
Not on display

Catalogue entry

Howard Hodgkin born 1932

P77046 Cardo's Bar (Black) 1979

Softground etching with hand colouring 116 x 153 (4 5/8 x 6) on John Kollar hand-made paper, same size; printed and hand-coloured by Ken Farley at Petersburg Press Studio, New York and published by Petersburg Press, New York; artist's proof aside from the edition of 60
Inscribed ‘H H' bottom centre and ‘A/P' on back bottom centre
Purchased from Petersburg Press (Grant-in-Aid) 1984
Exh: Howard Hodgkin: Prints 1977-1983, Tate Gallery, Sept.-Dec. 1985 (17, repr.)
Lit: Pat Gilmour, ‘Howard Hodgkin', Print Collector's Newsletter, vol.12, March-April 1981, p.3; Richard Morphet, ‘Introduction' in [Elizabeth Knowles (ed.)], Howard Hodgkin: Prints 1977-1983, exh. cat., Tate Gallery, 1985 p.9, repr. p.54

See entry for P77047.

Published in:
The Tate Gallery 1984-86: Illustrated Catalogue of Acquisitions Including Supplement to Catalogue of Acquisitions 1982-84, Tate Gallery, London 1988, pp.386-7

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