v68-176 a.r.

catalogue number: hdv 1968.011.41
date created: 1968
classification: works on paper
work type: drawing
medium: text 'obwohl der satz nur einen ort des logischen raumes bestimmen darf, so muss doch durch ihn schon der ganze logische raum gegeben sein. (sonst würden durch die verneinung, die logische summe, das logische produkt, etc. immer neue elemente - in koordination - eingeführt.) (das logische gerüst um das bild herum bestimmt den logischen raum. der satz durchgreift den ganzen logischen raum.) [source: L. Wittgenstein, Tractatus logico-philosophicus 3.42] with each sentence in a different colour (black, red, blue and green) and the colour, distribution of words and signs at random selected; coloured pencil on paper
dimensions: 31 × 44 cm
signature and inscriptions: titled 'a.r. [= at random]', signed, dated/work number 'V68-176' and annotated '(einführung neuer elemente - in koordination -)' and 'fout: 2 x bild (blauw)' on the reverse (pencil)
current location: collection herman and susanne de vries
collecting history:
related works:
comment: made as an experiment based on the text itself in order to be able to see the consequences of one's own understanding of it as an image [notes herman de vries (translated from the Dutch)]
photo/scan: studio herman de vries/
rights & reproduction: herman de vries