Hamilton, Richard (1922-2011), 'To Mother', 1968

'To Mother', 1968

Published by The Letter Edged in Black Press as part of the S.M.S. Portfolios. Edition c.1500 - 2000.

A sepia picture postcard depicting a crowded British beach, the middle of which opens out to reveal eight accordian-folded black and white photographs of the same scene as it gets progressively blown up from a long shot to a close-up blur of a beach ball.

Reference: Richard Hamilton Prints and Multiples 1939-2002 by Etienne Lullin Cat no. 67.

Collections: MOMA, NY and Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY.

Size: 12.7 x 20.4 cm (folded)

750 (unframed)