v71-185

v71-185 (sketch book XI 'cairo [...] eschenau'/ III)

executed: 1971
classification: works on paper
object/work type: drawing
material/technique: pencil, black ink on white paper
inside the intersections of a 1 × 1 cm square grid, 2 lines are drawn from intersection to intersection starting from randomly selected points on the left border with randomly selected distances (1-10 cm); the areas between the lines are randomly found and colored black
dimensions: 24.0 × 32.0 cm (motif size 24.0 × 24.0 cm)
signature and inscriptions: [on the front (pencil)] III / 90 in circle / V71-185 / bombay / notes on the program + correzzioni!
[on the reverse (pencil)] V71-185 / herman de vries / vlakjes van de golf nog zwart maken [note herman de vries]
edition:
descriptive notes:
current location: collection Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart
collecting history: acquired directly from the artist
comment:
photo/scan:
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
published references
anthology random objectivations. collection autori, 1 (edizioni amodulo : villanuova sul clisi 1972) image repr. on fol. 90.