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

catalogue number: hdv 1969.010.
date created: 1969
classification: works on paper
work type: drawing, sketchbook page
medium: 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., in black ink on paper
dimensions: 24 × 32 cm (motif size 24 × 24 cm)
signature and inscriptions: [numbered and notes on the front (pencil)] II + 46 in circle
[titled, signed and dated on the reverse (pencil)] V69-22 // herman de vries
current repository: collection Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart (acquired directly from the artist)
current repository number: DKM Gr. 1011, 6
collecting history:
related works:
photo/scan: courtesy Staatsgalerie Stuttgart
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
exhibition history
1970 'herman de vries. random objectivations', Kunsthistorisch Instituut, Amsterdam
published references
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. random objectivations (Kunsthistorisch Instituut : Amsterdam 1970) image repr., [unpaged] (catalogue number 24).
anthology random objectivations. collection autori, 1 (edizioni amodulo : villanuova sul clisi 1972) image repr. on fol. 46.