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random objectivation

catalogue number: hdv 1965.062.11
date created: 1965
classification: sculpture
work type: relief
medium: wooden blocks arranged in a 9 × 11 grid pattern with at random selection of height (2, 4, 6, 8 and 10 cm) of the wooden elements, on chipboard and white paint
dimensions: 22 × 26 × 11.5 cm
signature and inscriptions: titled, signed and dated on the reverse [?]
edition:
current repository: private collection, Frankfurt am Main
current repository number:
collecting history:
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comment:
photo/scan: courtesy the present owner
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
exhibition history
1965 'Atelier II', Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam [group]
1967 'herman de vries. toevalsobjektiveringen', Galerie 't Venster, Rotterdam
1980 'herman de vries. werken 1954-1980', Groninger Museum, Groningen
published references
exhibition catalogue Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam. Atelier 2 - 24 september - 24 october 1965 (Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam : Amsterdam 1965) no image repr., 12 (catalogue number 41).
article Alexander Baier, 'De Vries. Ein Interview in Sachen "Zufall"', in Kunst. Das deutsche Kunstmagazin. Vierteljahresschrift für Malerei, Grafik, Plastik. Berichterstattung für Museen, Sammler, Galerien (1966) Nr 22-24, image repr. on page 400, 388-390, 399-401.
exhibition catalogue toevals-objektiveringen herman de vries, arnhem ('t Venster : Rotterdam 1967) no image repr., [25] (catalogue number 17).
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. werken 1954-1980 (Groninger Museum : Groningen 1980) image repr. on page 87 (catalogue number 2.9).