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random objectivation

executed: 1965
object/work type: relief
dimensions: 35.0 × 40.0 cm
rights & reproduction: herman de vries


technique/material:white acrylic paint, wood on board
descriptive notes:number and place of the elements (squares) 'at random'
signature and inscriptions:[verso (pencil)] 9 in circle [middle (black feltpen)] herman de vries | aug 1965 | random objectivering [middle, below (green feltpen) 35 Stedelijk | Museum + V13 + A6
current location:private collection, Amsterdam
collecting history:Christie's Amsterdam, December 6, 1995 (Lot 367)
private collection Denmark

history of exhibitions

1965Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam [group]
1967't Venster, Rotterdam
2011Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Schiedam [group]

published references

[exhibition catalogue] toevals-objektiveringen herman de vries, arnhem ('t Venster : Rotterdam 1967) no image repr. (cat. nr. 13).

[exhibition catalogue] The Dutch Nul Group in an International Context (Stedelijk Museum Schiedam : Schiedam / Nai Publishers : Rotterdam 2011) no image repr., 188 [online resources].

nul = 0. The Dutch Nul Group in an International Context
ed. by Colin Huizing, Tijs Visser
Stedelijk Museum Schiedam : Schiedam 2011
online available