David Hockney. Edited by Nikos Stangos. Introduction by Henry Geldzahler.
Thames and Hudson. London. 1976. First edition. Hardback; green cloth-bound boards, dust jacket. Some press clippings and private view invitations loosely inserted. 312 pages. With 434 illustrations, 60 in colour. English. 275 x 220mm. 1.7kg. 0500091080. Near fine, in near fine dust jacket.
David Hockney provides the commentary to his life and work so far in this autobiographical volume. Published first in 1976 David Hockney by David Hockney contains the artist's own account of his upbringing, education, travels to California and Paris, his thoughts on art, the development of his style and anecdotes about himself and his friends. The text is accompanied by illustrations of almost all his paintings and graphic work to date.