v74-30s random color dots in a random grid, 1974

v74-30s random color dots in a random grid

executed: 1974
object/work type: drawing
dimensions: 73.0 × 102.0 cm
photo: Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam (2015)
rights & reproduction: herman de vries


classification:prints and drawings
technique/material:red, yellow and blue ink, board
descriptive notes:300 elements (red, yellow and blue dots, 5 sizes) distributed 'at random'; in 10 excepted sub-areas, place and Ø 'at random', there is 1 dot size and 1 color for the whole sub-area.
signature and inscriptions:[on the reverse]
current location:collection Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
collecting history:
comment:executed in cooperation with susanne de vries

history of exhibitions

1990Galerie Mueller-Roth, Stuttgart
2014'herman de vries. all', Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Schiedam
2015'herman de vries. toevalstekeningen = random objectivations', Kröller Müller Museum, Otterlo

published references

[publication] herman de vries (Galerie Aline Vidal/Anthèse : Paris 2000) image repr. on page 25.

[publication] Mel Gooding, herman de vries. chance and change (Thames & Hudson : London 2006) image repr. on page 18.

[exhibition catalogue] herman de vries. all (Stedelijk Museum Schiedam : Schiedam 2014) image repr. on page 32 (top), 88.

[exhibition catalogue] herman de vries. toevalstekeningen = random objectivations (Kröller Müller Museum, Otterlo 2015) image repr. on p. 65, 77.