v69-22 (sketchbook VI 'arnhem eschenau'/ II)

catalogue number: 1969.01.7
executed: 1969
classification: works on paper
object/work type: drawing
technique/material: pencil, black ink on white paper
the surface is divided in 6 horizontal areas (4 cm high); within these areas 50 dots in 5 sizes are distributed at random, in the upper area only dots of the largest and the second to the largest size ('1' and '2'), in the second dots with size '2' and '3', in the third '3' and '4', etc.
dimensions: 24 × 32 cm (motif size 24 × 24 cm)
signature and inscriptions: [on the front (pencil)] II and 46 in circle + some handwritten notes
[on the reverse] V69-22 // herman de vries
current location: collection Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart (DKM Gr. 1011, 6)
collecting history: acquired directly from the artist
related works:
photo/scan: courtesy Staatsgalerie Stuttgart
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
published references
anthology random objectivations. collection autori, 1 (edizioni amodulo : villanuova sul clisi 1972) image repr. on fol. 46.