v73-114

v73-114 random dots in space

executed: 1973
classification: works on paper
object/work type: drawing
material/technique: black ink on white board

randomly selected coordinates (from 20 to 100 possible coordinates with result 27) connected by lines determine the the points of intersection; on the intersections dots in 5 sizes are placed with size 'at random'
dimensions: 73.0 × 102.0 cm
signature and inscriptions: [on the reverse (pencil)]
edition:
current location: collection Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam (RP-T-2015-11-3)
collecting history: acquired from the artist through Art Affairs, Amsterdam (2015)
comment:
photo/scan: Marjon Gemmeke/Kröller Müller Museum, Otterlo
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
exhibition history
2014 'herman de vries. all', Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Schiedam
2015 'herman de vries. toevalstekeningen = random objectivations', Kröller Müller Museum, Otterlo
published references
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. all (Stedelijk Museum Schiedam : Schiedam 2014) repr. on page 33 (below), 87.
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. toevalstekeningen = random objectivations (Kröller Müller Museum, Otterlo 2015) image repr. on page 32, 73.