[untitled (post with ball)]

catalogue number: 1961.06.
date created: 1961
classification: sculpture
medium: white casein paint and quartz sand on wood (drum stick)
dimensions: height 19.5 cm, base 7 × 7 cm
signature and inscriptions: [base (pencil)] her // 1961 // herman de // vries
current location: private collection, Amsterdam
collecting history: acquired at Sotheby's Amsterdam, Modern & Contemporary Art, May 17, 2011 (lot 73)
Galerie Wulfengasse 14, Klagenfurt (from 1966 onwards Galerie Heide Hildebrand)
related works:
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
exhibition history
1962 'Nul', Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam [group]
1963 Galerie Wulffengasse 14, Klagenfurt
1968 'Drei Wände, Galerie Heide Hildebrand, Klagenfurt', Taxispalais, Innsbruck (Galerie Heide Hildebrand, Klagenfurt) [group]
2014 'herman de vries. all', Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Schiedam
2014 'ZERO. Countdown to Tomorrow, 1950s–60s', Guggenheim Museum, New York [group]
2015 'ZERO. Let us explore the stars', Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam [group]
published references
exhibition catalogue Drei Wände, Galerie Heide Hildebrand, Klagenfurt : Aubertin, Arroyo, Bischoffshausen, [...]. Ausstellung der Galerie im Taxispalais in Innsbruck (Kulturabteilung in Amt der Tiroler Landesregierung : Innsbruck 1968) image repr. as cat. number 15.
exhibition catalogue The Dutch Nul Group in an International Context (Stedelijk Museum Schiedam : Schiedam / Nai Publishers : Rotterdam 2011) image repr. on page 24, 188.
exhibition catalogue ZERO (Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam : Amsterdam 2015) image repr. on page 508.