untitled, 1962

[untitled (assembled block)]

executed: 1962
classification: sculpture
object/work type: sculpture
technique/material: wood, sand, white casein paint
dimensions: 30.0 × 14.5 × 14.5 cm
signature and inscriptions: [uninscribed]
edition:
descriptive notes:
current location: private collection, Amsterdam
collecting history: acquired through Art Affairs, Amsterdam (2000)
comment:
photo/scan: Lilian Seegers, Amsterdam (2015)
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
exhibition history
1962 'Nul', Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam [group]
1964 'herman de vries : objektivität und zufall', Galerie d, Frankfurt am Main
1964 'Zero', New Vision Centre, London [group]
1971 'herman de vries', Galerie Ursula Licher, Frankfurt am Main
1973 'systematische programme', Kunsthalle Ludwigshafen, Ludwigshafen am Rhein [group]
1974 'Dekkers, Hilgemann, de vries', Galerie Jesse, Bielefeld [group]
1975 'herman de vries. random shapes', Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam
1980 'herman de vries. werken 1954-1980', Groninger Museum, Groningen
2011 'nul = 0 : dutch avant-garde in an international context, 1961-1966', Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Schiedam [group]
2014 'ZERO. Countdown to Tomorrow, 1950s–60s', Guggenheim Museum, New York [group]
2015 'ZERO. Let us explore the stars', Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam [group]
published references
exhibition catalogue systematische programme. ad dekkers, ewerdt hilgemann, jan schoonhoven, herman de vries (Städtische Kunstsammlungen : Ludwigshafen 1973) image repr. (cat. number 4).
monograph Nothpforten-Str. Zeitschrift für zeitgenössische Kunst 2.3.4.74 (1974) image repr.
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. werken 1954-1980 (Groninger Museum : Groningen 1980) image not repr. (cat. number 1.78).
monograph Mel Gooding, chance and change (Thames and Hudson : London 2006) image repr. on page 37.
exhibition catalogue The Dutch Nul Group in an International Context (Stedelijk Museum Schiedam : Schiedam / Nai Publishers : Rotterdam 2011) image repr. on page 24, 188 [also online available].