User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Luncheon at the British Embassy Tokyo Feb 16th 1983

For Hockney, photographic collages are interesting because they destroy the sense of fixed time and space inherent in a single photograph, splintering the view into a series of glances and more closely replicating the way we actually see the world. During the mid-1980s, the artist produced more...

Show Full Description

Provenance

The artist; with André Emmerich Gallery, New York; 1983, purchased by William L. Jorgenson, Danvers, MA; gift to MFA, Boston, September 20, 2000

Credit Line

Gift of William L. Jorgenson

Copyright

© David Hockney

1983

Dimensions

Framed 119.4 x 213 cm (47 x 83 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.847

Medium or Technique

Photographic collage

Collections

Contemporary Art

Classifications

Collages