v70-27b random objectivation

catalogue number: 1970.06.
creation date: 1970
classification: sculpture
medium: relief with wooden elements on chipboard, white acrylic paint
placement and direction of 20 wooden elements (1 × 2 × 1.5 cm) inside the squares of a 25 × 25 cm grid at random
dimensions: 100 × 100 cm
signature and inscriptions: [signed and titled on the reverse] herman de vries // V70-27B
current location:
collecting history: sale, 'Post-War and Contemporary Art', Christie's Amsterdam, April 30-May 1, 2019 (Lot nr. 101)
Jan and Tineke Hoekstra collection, Haren
acquired directly from the artist (1971)
related works:
comment: executed in cooperation with Biddle (b)
photo/scan: courtesy Christie's Amsterdam
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
exhibition history
1980 'herman de vries. werken 1954-1980', Groninger Museum, Groningen
1992 'Keuze uit de verzameling van Jan Hoekstra', Groninger Museum, Groningen [group]
published references
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. werken 1954-1980 (Groninger Museum : Groningen 1980) no image repr. (cat. number 2.30).
exhibition flyer Keuze uit de verzameling van Jan Hoekstra (Groninger Museum : Groningen 1992) image repr. on p. [2].