v68-139 (sketch book 'de dood III'/ II)

work number: 1968-10-16-139
executed: 1968
classification: works on paper
object/work type: drawing
pencil, black and red ink on paper
the four sides of the drawing are numbered 1 to 80 (20 cm 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: 24.0 × 32.0 cm (motif size 20.0 × 20.0 cm)
signature and inscriptions: [on the front (pencil)] II / some notes on the program + 20 in circles
[on the reverse (pencil)] herman de vries / V68-139
current location: collection Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart
collecting history: acquired directly from the artist
related works:
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
published references
anthology random objectivations. collection autori, 1 (edizioni amodulo : villanuova sul clisi 1972) image repr. on fol. 20.