1972-03-11-0260

v72-26 - semantic chance   semantic change -

catalogue number: 1972.00.3
executed: 1972
classification: works on paper
object/work type: collages
technique/material: black ink on white board
14 sheets in portfolio; on the first sheet (on the front) title and author in black ink (handwritten) and the last sheet is empty; 11 sheets with collages, starting from selected images from magazines; these images are cut in squares (elements, 3 × 3 cm) and put together at random [herman de vries calls these images 're-emotionalisierungen']
dimensions: 43 × 43 cm
signature and inscriptions: [on the title page (black ink)] v72-26 // herman de vries // semantic chance   semantic change // change of semantics   semantics of change // chance of semantics   semantics of chance
edition: only one copy
[published by the artist] : [eschenau] 1972
current location: collection herman and susanne de vries
collecting history:
related works:
comment:
photo/scan:
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
extended description
empty[v72-26]
title page
empty[v72-26/1]
14.8 × 11.9 cm (color, fragment of a lotus pond)
empty[v72-26/2]
20.7 × 20.55 cm (color, fragment of the Isenheimer Altar in Colmar)
empty[v72-26/3]
6.55 × 6.6 cm (as 2, but 4 elements)
empty[v72-26/4]
20.5 × 13.8 cm (black/white, 6 groups of 4 elements; fragments of shopping women)
empty[v72-26/5]
23.6 × 23.95 cm (color, picture of a girl from the 'schöheitsgalerie' magazine Quick)
empty[v72-26/6]
19.5 × 23.65 cm (color, fragment of a flower still life by Breughel)
empty[v72-26/7]
8.9 × 8.7 cm (as 6, but 4 elements)
empty[v72-26/8]
15.7 × 27.8 cm (color, advertisement Campari)
empty[v72-26/9]
8.7 × 8.7 cm (as 8, but 4 elements)
empty[v72-26/10]
6.1 × 6.1 cm (as 3, but black/white and 4 elements)
empty[v72-26/11]
16.8 × 16.9 cm (color, road with forest and sunset)
empty[v72-26/12]
3.65 × 3.75 cm (as 1, but 1 element)
exhibition history
2015 Kunstenfestival Watou 2015, Poperinge [group]
published references
catalogue raisonné herman de vries. les livres et les publications : catalogue raisonné (centre des livres d'artistes : Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche 2005) images repr. on pages 104-108, 103 (catalogue number 15).
exhibition catalogue In de luwte van de tussentijd [= in the lee of the in-between] (Vzw Kunst/Sticht IJsberg vzw : Schore, 2015) no image repr., 309.