v68-97 a.r. (sein sinn)

catalogue number: hdv 1968.012.59
date created: 1968
classification: works on paper
work type: collage
medium: letters from 'was das bild darstellt, ist sein sinn' arranged with at random place and size (5 sizes); black letterpress letters on paper; added below right 'made in holland'
dimensions: 24.8 × 17.1 cm
signature and inscriptions: titled 'a.r. (sein sinn)' and added 'was das bild darstellt ist sein sinnn (wittgenstein, tractatus 2.221)', signed and dated/work number 'V68-97' on the reverse (graphite pencil); also annotated 'Toevalsstruktuur met de letters van een tkst uit wittgenstein's Tractatus, 'was das bild darstellt ist sein sinn'.' [not in the handwriting of herman de vries]
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collecting history: 'Auction 78', Bubb Kuyper, Haarlem, May 23-26, 2023 (lot 78/4697)
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rights & reproduction: herman de vries