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DAVID HOCKNEY: DRAWING FROM LIFE  

by Sarah Howgate and Isabel Seligman (National Portrait Gallery £29.95, 208 pp)

DAVID HOCKNEY: DRAWING FROM LIFE by Sarah Howgate and Isabel Seligman (National Portrait Gallery £29.95, 208 pp)

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As the first major exhibition of David Hockney drawings in over 20 years garners rave reviews at the National Portrait Gallery, those of you who can't make the trip can indulge in this fabulous accompanying book. If you adored this short article and you would want to get guidance relating to Ferret kindly pay a visit to our own website.  

Tracing his progress as an artist from his early work in the 1950s right up to the present, it focuses on portraits of a small group of his closest friends and sitters, and self-portraits — such as the one above. 

He has had a remarkable career, which continues to inspire young artists today.