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David Oxtoby (b.1938)
Roger Who?, 1974
28/30, signed, titled, dated, and numbered in pencil (in the margin), and signed in pencil by Roger Daltrey
etching and aquatint
58 x 39cm, unframed.
From the collection of Bill Jordan.
Bill Jordan founded the Jordan Gallery in the 1970s. The short-lived venture was a vibrant hub of modern art in the 70s and 80s, situated in Camden Lock, London. The Gallery exhibited many artists of the period, including David Hockney, Henry Moore, Patrick Hughes, Allen Jones, Ceri Richards, and Joe Tilson.
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