v72-105s random dot structure

catalogue number: hdv 1972.010.
date created: 1972
classification: drawings
work type: drawing
medium: on the intersections of the lines of a 3 × 3 cm grid, 33 × 23 dots with at random selected place and size (in 5 sizes), in black ink on paper
dimensions: 73 × 102 cm
signature and inscriptions: [titled, signed and dated + label Galleria Milano, Milan on the reverse (pencil)]
current repository: current location unknown
current repository number:
collecting history: • anon. sale, 'drawings', Bernaerts Auctioneers, Antwerp, May 29, 2019 (Lot 1257)
• collection Cees de Boer, Amsterdam
• Witteveen Gallery, Amsterdam
• Galleria Milano, Milan
related works:
comment: created in cooperation with susanne jacob de vries (s)
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
exhibition history
1972 'Programmi Sistematici. Ad Dekkers, Ewerdt Hilgemann, Jan Schoonhoven, Peter Struycken, Herman de Vries', Galleria Milano, Milan [group]
1975 'herman de vries. random shapes', Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam
published references
monograph 'herman de vries', in Jean Leering, Programmi sistematici (Vanni Scheiwiller : Milano 1975) image repr. on page [195].
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. random shapes (Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam : Amsterdam 1975) no image repr. (catalogue number 33).
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. toevalstekeningen = random objectivations (Kröller Müller Museum, Otterlo 2015) no image repr., 72.