Item description for Royal Academy Illustrated 2004 (Royal Academy Illustrated) by David Hockney...
The Royal Academy's popular Summer Exhibition has been an annual event since 1769. Today, around 1,000 works are selected each year from more than 10,000 entries by some 5,000 artists. The exhibition, which includes paintings, drawings, prints, sculpture, architectural design, and models, continues to be the largest open exhibition in the U.K. The Royal Academy Illustrated, first published in the 1870s, presents the highlights of each year's show and is a fascinating barometer of changing artistic tastes. AUTHOR BIO: David Hockney and Allen Jones, two of the most internationally recognized names in British art, are both Royal Academicians.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.29" Width: 7.72" Height: 0.94" Weight: 1.85 lbs.
Release Date Jul 20, 2004
Publisher Royal Academy Books
ISBN 1903973481 ISBN13 9781903973486
Availability 0 units.
More About David Hockney
David Hockney is one of the world's most popular painters and the author of the bestselling Secret Knowledge: Rediscovering the Lost Techniques of the Old Masters (2001). He lives in Los Angeles. Martin Gayford's many books include Man with a Blue Scarf: On Sitting for a PortraitbyLucian Freud (2013) and Rendez-vous with Art, with Philippe de Montebello (2014). He lives in Cambridge, England.