1970-10-00-0450

v70-45 random objectivation in random chosen field

catalogue number: 1970.03.26
executed: 1970
classification: sculpture
object/work type: relief
technique/material: wood on chipboard, white acrylic paint
placement of 16 wooden elements (2 × 2-26 cm) inside a 40 × 40 cm area at random
dimensions: 100 × 100 × 10 cm
signature and inscriptions: [on the reverse] V70-45 // herman de vries // "random objectivation in random chosen field" + sticker
edition:
current location: private collection, Switzerland
collecting history: acquired through Cortesi Gallery, Lugano/London/Milan
private collection, Italy
Galleria Christian Stein, Milan
collection Ad Dekkers, Gorinchem
related works:
comment:
photo/scan: courtesy Bruno Bani/Cortesi Gallery, Lugano/London/Milan
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
exhibition history
1972 'Struktuur - een thema, een methode', Stedelijk Museum De Lakenhal, Leiden [group]
2013 'Zero Avantgarde 1965-2013', Galleria Christian Stein, Milan [group]
2015 'À bout de soufle', Cortesi Gallery, London [group]
published references
exhibition catalogue Struktuur - een thema, een methode : Centrum voor Cubische Constructies, Dekkers [...] (Stedelijk Museum De Lakenhal : Leiden 1972) no image repr. (cat. number 54).
exhibition catalogue Zero Avantgarde 1965-2013 (Galleria Christian Stein : Milano 2013).
exhibition catalogue Atmosfera ZERO. Great Expectations #2 (Cortesi Gallery/Mousse Publishing : London 2015) image reproduced, n. 35.