v70-25b random objectivation

work number: 1970-04-00-025
executed: 1970
classification: sculpture
object/work type: relief
technique/material: wood, pressboard, white acrylic paint
wooden elements (12.0 × 12.0 cm) on pressboard, number of elements (20-50 → 29) and place 'at random'
dimensions: 100.0 × 100.0 cm
signature and inscriptions: [on the reverse] V70-25B / herman de vries
current location: private collection
collecting history: anon. sale, 'Contemporary Art Evening Auction Including Property from the Sammlung Lenz Schönberg', Sotheby's London, February 10, 2010 (Lot 44)
collection Lenz Schönberg, Söll (1970)
Galerie m, Bochum
related works:
comment: executed in cooperation with Biddle (b)
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
exhibition history
1970 'herman de vries', Galerie m, Bochum
1974 'Das Städl zeigt. Beispiele aus der Sammlung Lenz, Kronberg', Städtische Galerie im Städelschen Kunstinstitut, Frankfurt am Main
1975 'Rationale Konzepte 75', Schwäbisch Gmünd [group]
published references
exhibition catalogue Das Städl zeigt. Beispiele aus der Sammlung Lenz, Kronberg (Städtische Galerie im Städelschen Kunstinstitut : Frankfurt aM 1974) image repr. as ill. 49, unpaginated.
exhibition catalogue Rationale Konzepte 75 [...] (Galerie Pa Szepan : Gelsenkirchen / Städtisches Museum im Prediger : Schwäbisch Gmünd [1975]) cat. number 49
collection catalogue The Zero Era. The Lenz Schönberg Collection : Living in Art Vol. 1 (Hatje Cantz : Ostfildern 2009) image repr. on page 208.