untitled (ragged), 1958

[untitled (ragged)]

executed: 1958
classification: works on paper
object/work type: collage
technique/material: textile, board
dimensions: 63.0 × 68.0 cm (80.0 × 80.0 cm)
signature and inscriptions: [on the reverse (sticker)] herman de vries 1958
[later? signed and dated recto, below right] herman de vries 1957
edition:
descriptive notes: "first diaper, then polishing cloth (and finally art)"
current location: private collection, Paris
collecting history: acquired through Galerie Aline Vidal (FIAC 2012), October 18-21, 2012
comment:
photo/scan: Bruno Schneyer, Zeil am Main
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
exhibition history
1983 'Informele kunst in België en Nederland 1955-'60', Haags Gemeentemuseum, The Hague [group]
1984 'Informele kunst in België en Nederland 1955-'60', Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten, Antwerp [group]
1990 '.31, een geruchtmakende Dordtse galerie voor moderne kunst, 1957-1962', Dordrechts Museum, Dordrecht [group]
1991 Groninger Museum, Groningen
2012 'herman de vries. transit', Galerie Aline Vidal, Paris
2012 Galerie Aline Vidal at the FIAC 2012, Paris
published references
exhibition catalogue Informele kunst in België en Nederland 1955-'60. Parallellen in de Nederlandstalige literatuur (Haags Gemeentemuseum : Den Haag 1983) image repr. on page 139.
exhibition catalogue .31, een geruchtmakende Dordtse galerie voor moderne kunst, 1957-1962 (Dordrechts Museum : Dordrecht / Waanders : Zwolle 1990).
exhibition catalogue 'herman de vries. transit. Galerie Aline Vidal, Paris', special issue of Semaine. Revue hebdomadaire pour l'art contemporain No. 292 (February 2012) no image repr.
publication Cees de Boer, herman de vries. overal stroomt mijn oog (Uitgeverij De Kunst/Waanders : Zwolle 2014) image repr. on page 94.