David Hockney, English, born 1937 American Collectors (Fred and Marcia Weisman), 1968 Acrylic on canvas x cm x 120 in.) One of England’s most versatile and inventive artists of the postwar era, David Hockney settled in Los Angeles in 1
Mr and Mrs Clark and Percy This is one of a series of large double portraits which Hockney began in Percy is the name of one of the Clarks’ cat. ‘Mr and Mrs Clark’ are the dress designer Ozzie Clark and the fabric designer Celia Birtwell.
Some New Painting (and Photography) is Hockney’s first exhibition of works completed since his return to Los Angeles from England, where he spent a decade pictorially exploring the East Yorkshire landscape of his youth.