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from scottish earth

executed: 1986
object/work type: earth rubbings
dimensions: 100.0 × 140.0 cm
rights & reproduction: herman de vries


classification:prints and drawings
technique/material:140 samples of earth rubbed on paper
descriptive notes:
signature and inscriptions:[on the front, below left and right (pencil)] from earth: apulia, gemini | herman de vries 1986
current location:collection Museum Jorn, Silkeborg
collecting history:

history of exhibitions

1987Scottish Arts Council, Edinburgh (travelling exhibition)

published references

[exhibition catalogue] The Unpainted Landscape. Roger Ackling, Douglas Cocker, Thomas Joshua Cooper [...] (Coracle Press : London etc. 1987) image repr. on page 62.

key to samples (in vertical lines, up-down and left-right)


 1. gorebridge37. leacann doire bainneir 73. glen torridon106. gairloch
 2. moorfoot hills38. invergarry 74. coille na glas leitir-ebeinn eighe107. glen docharty
 3. moorfoot hills39. loch gauy 75. coille na glas leitir-ebeinn eighe108. glen docharty
 4. moorfoot hills40. loch gauy 76. loch maree109. glen docharty
 5. whitehope41. beinneun forest 77. meall a'ghlubhais-beinn eighe110. glen docharty
 6. whitehope42. beinneun forest 78. meall a'ghlubhais-beinn eighe111. achanalt
 7. romanno bridge43. beinneun forest 79. meall a'ghlubhais/ruadh112. achanalt
 8. romanno bridge44. beinneun forest 80. eilean subhainn113. loch luichard
 9. forth45. loch cluanie 81. anacaun114. loch luichard
10. whitburn46. loch cluanie 82. anacaun115. loch luichard
11. lanrick castle47. loch cluanie 83. anacaun116. loch luichard
12. loch earn48. shiel bridge 84. loch maree117. loch luichard
13. loch earn49. inverinate 85. loch maree118. loch luichard
14. loch earn50. allt glean udalain 86. loch maree119. brahan
15. loch earn51. allt glean udalain 87. loch maree120. carrbridge
16. killin52. allt glean udalain 88. loch maree121. carrbridge
17. glen dochart53. allt glean udalain 89. loch maree122. carrbridge
18. glen dochart54. strathcarron 90. loch bad an sgalaig123. coylum bridge
19. glen dochart55. loch kishorn 91. loch bad an sgalaig124. auchgorish
20. glen dochart56. loch kishorn 92. loch bad an sgalaig125. auchgorish
21. glen dochart57. loch kishorn 93. loch bad an sgalaig126. auchgorish
22. glen dochart58. loch kishorn 94. river kelly127. auchgorish
23. strath fillan59. loch kishorn 95. river kelly128. loch carron/ardarach
24. strath fillan60. loch kishorn 96. river kelly129. strathcarron
25. strath fillan61. loch kishorn 97. inverewe gardens130. aundorach
26. strath fillan62. loch kishorn 98. meall snil a chràtha131. aundorach
27. strath fillan63. glenshieldaig forest 99. ooft hill-poolewe132. newtonmore
28. strath fillan64. glenshieldaig forest100. coille na glas leitire133. newtonmore
29. glen coe65. glenshieldaig forest101. coille na glas leitire134. drumochter summit
30. glen coe66. glenshieldaig forest102. coille na glas leitire135. glen garry
31. onich67. glenshieldaig forest103. coille na glas leitire136. glen garry
32. loch linnhe68. loch dughaill104. coille na glas leitire137. calvine
33. loch linnhe69. balgy105. coille na glas leitire138. calvine
34. loch linnhe70. balgy139. struan
35. fort william71. balgy140. struan
36. leacann doire bainneir72. balgy