Gilbert & George, THE PAINTINGS. WITH US IN NATURE, The Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, 1971

Duration: June 18 – July 31, 1971

Dimension: 17.6 x 11.5 cm

Image: All images from this invitation and other examples of invitations by Gilbert & George on this page are part of the Sammlung Marzona, Kunstbibliothek – Staatliche Museen zu Berlin.


Below is an invite by the artist and publisher Antony Mathews for a dinner event with 16 courses cooked by Isabella Beeton and Doreen Marriott for Gilbert & George and their guest David Hockney in Kent in 1969. The dinner was served by Richard Wood, who was Princess Margaret’s butler at the time.

Dinner Invitation by Isabella Beeton and Doreen Marriott for Gilbert & George and their guest David Hockney, Kent 1969 (Invitation); Sammlung Marzona, Kunstbibliothek – Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
Invitation by Antony Mathews for a dinner by Isabella Beeton and Doreen Marriott for Gilbert & George and their guest David Hockney, Kent, 1969 (Invitation); Sammlung Marzona, Kunstbibliothek – Staatliche Museen zu Berlin