1971-06-08-0700
 

v71-70 random dot grid field

catalogue number: hdv 1971.010.
date created: 1971
classification: drawings
work type: drawing
medium: 200 black ink dots in 5 sizes, distributed in 15 circular sub-areas; size and place of the sub-areas, distribution and size of the dots are selected at random; on paper
dimensions: 70 × 100 cm
signature and inscriptions: [titled, signed and dated on the reverse (pencil)] V71-70 // herman de vries
edition:
current repository: collection Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven (acquired through Galerie Swart, Amsterdam)
current repository number: 0551
related works:
comment:
photo/scan: Peter Cox/Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
exhibition history
1971 'herman de vries. random objectivations 1971', Galerie Swart, Amsterdam
1972 'Struktuur - een thema, een methode', Museum De Lakenhal, Leiden [group]
1975 'herman de vries. random shapes', Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam
1980 'herman de vries. werken 1954-1980', Groninger Museum, Groningen
2012 'Spirits of Internationalism. 6 European Collections 1956-1986', M HKA, Antwerp [group]
2015 'herman de vries. toevalstekeningen = random objectivations', Kröller Müller Museum, Otterlo
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 60).
monograph 'herman de vries', in Jean Leering, Programmi sistematici (Vanni Scheiwiller : Milano 1975) image repr. on page [199].
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. random shapes (Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam : Amsterdam 1975) no image repr. (catalogue number 29).
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. werken 1954-1980 (Groninger Museum : Groningen 1980) no image repr. (catalogue number 2.34).
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. toevalstekeningen = random objectivations (Kröller Müller Museum, Otterlo 2015) image repr. on page 13, 70.