library of earth colours

work number:
executed: 2005
classification: works on paper
object/work type: earth rubbings (box)
technique/material: box containg separate copies of the portfolios 'from white earth/von weisser erde', 'green?', 'red!/rouge! - from red earth/de la terre rouge', 'grey & gray - from earth', 'from earth: +/- lila', 'from earth: gelb jaune yellow', 'from earth: brown braun brun'; box in ecru board with label
dimensions: (box)
signature and inscriptions: [on the title page of the separate copies (pencil)]
edition: 6 copies
published by Edition Lydia Megert : Paris/Bern 2005
current location:
collecting history:
related works: contents of the box:
  1. 'from white earth/von weisser erde' (1993-1994)
  2. 'green?' (1997)
  3. 'red!/rouge! - from red earth/de la terre rouge' (1998)
  4. 'grey & gray - from earth' (2000)
  5. 'from earth: +/- lila' (2003)
  6. 'from earth: gelb jaune yellow' (2004)
  7. 'from earth: brown braun brun' (2005)
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
published references
catalogue raisonné herman de vries. les livres et les publications : catalogue raisonné (centre des livres d'artistes : Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche 2005) no image repr., 214 (cat. number 106).