v72-14s random dot grid field

work number: 1972-02-20-014
executed: 1972
classification: works on paper
object/work type: drawing
technique/material: black ink, white board
on the intersections of the lines of a 3 × 3 cm square grid, dots in 5 sizes are placed in 2 circular sub-areas (Ø 50.0 cm) and 1 'at random' selected dot size has 50% chance of being selected
dimensions: 73.0 × 102.0 cm
signature and inscriptions: [on the reverse (pencil)] herman de vries
current location: collection Groninger Museum, Groningen (1979-0501)
collecting history: acquired by The Cultural Heritage Agency of The Netherlands
related works:
comment: executed in cooperation with susanne de vries
photo/scan: Marten de Leeuw/Groninger Museum, Groningen
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
exhibition history
1980 'herman de vries. werken 1954-1980', Groninger Museum, Groningen
published references
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. werken 1954-1980 (Groninger Museum : Groningen 1980) image repr. on page 101 (cat. number 2.37).
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. toevalstekeningen = random objectivations (Kröller Müller Museum, Otterlo 2015) no image repr., 71.