v68-139 (sketchbook III 'de dood'/ II)

catalogue number: hdv 1968.011.
date created: 1968
classification: drawings, sketchbooks
medium: black and red ink, pencil on paper
the four sides of the drawing are numbered 1 to 80 (20 on each side); 2 randomly selected points are connected by a red or black ink line; each line is the starting point of a group of lines (2 to 9) placed 1 cm to the left or right; the number of groups is 20, the number of lines and the color red/black are selected at random
dimensions: 24 × 32 cm (motif size 20 × 20 cm)
signature and inscriptions: [on the front (pencil)] II and some notes on the program + 20 in circles
[on the reverse] herman de vries // V68-139
current location: collection Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart (DKM Gr. 1011, 3)
collecting history: acquired directly from the artist
related works:
photo/scan: courtesy Staatsgalerie Stuttgart
rights & reproduction: herman de vries/Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart
published references
anthology random objectivations. collection autori, 1 (edizioni amodulo : villanuova sul clisi 1972) image repr. on fol. 20.