1973-11-18-1960

v73-196s random dot grid drawing

work number: 1973-196
executed: 1973
classification: works on paper
object/work type: drawing
material/technique: red, yellow and blue ink on white board
randomly selected groups of lines (from 2 to 10 groups with result 5) with 'at random' number of lines (1-7); in each group red, yellow and blue dots are placed on the points of intersection of the lines with color 'at random'
[program as v73-181s]
dimensions: 73.0 × 102.0 cm
signature and inscriptions: [on the reverse (pencil)] V 73 - 196 S herman de vries random puntraster tekening in drie kleuren + several address stamps of the artist
edition:
current location:
collecting history: sale, 'Contemporary Art' (Auction 1111), Lempertz, Cologne, June 2, 2018 (Lot 697)
private collection, Germany (acquired through Galerie Swart, Amsterdam in 1974)
related works:
comment: executed in cooperation with susanne de vries
photo/scan:
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
exhibition history
1974 'herman de vries. grote lijn- en punt-raster tekeningen', Galerie Swart, Amsterdam
published references
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. toevalstekeningen = random objectivations (Kröller Müller Museum, Otterlo 2015) no image repr., 74.