1966/45 random objectivation

catalogue number: 1966.00.17
executed: 1966
classification: works on paper
object/work type: collage
technique/material: white paper, black board
placement of white paper strips (0.5 × 10 cm) on black board at random, based on the direction of the diagonal, the distance from the base of the diagonal, the starting point of the diagonal on the sideline and one of the four sides
[program as 1966/44]
dimensions: 20.0 × 20.0 cm
signature and inscriptions: [on the reverse]
current location: current location unknown
collecting history: anon. sale, Christie's Amsterdam, Post-War and Contemporary Art, Amsterdam 20-21 April 2016 (Lot 127)
private collection, Germany
acquired directly from the artist
related works:
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
published references
article Alexander Baier, 'De Vries. Ein Interview in Sachen "Zufall"', published in Kunst. Das deutsche Kunstmagazin (1966) Nr. 22-24, image repr. on page 390, 388-390, 399-401.