v69-29 random objectivation (sketchbook 'arnhem eschenau' VI/ VI)

catalogue number: hdv 1969.010.
date created: 1969
classification: drawings
work type: drawing, sketchbook page
medium: dots in 5 sizes are placed at random on the intersections of a 2 × 2 cm grid; on the upper 4 lines size '1' has 3 times; more chance being selected; id. next 4 lines and size '3', the bottom 4 lines and dot size '5'
dimensions: 24 × 32 cm (motif size 24 × 24 cm)
signature and inscriptions: [numbered, dated and notes on the front (pencil)] VI + 50 in circle // af: 7-4-'69
[titled, signed and dated on the reverse (pencil)] V69-29 // 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. 50.