sketchbook/scrapbook XV

catalogue number: hdv 1973.012.
date created: 1973
classification: photographs
work type: sketchbook/scrapbook, photograph series
medium: scrapbook with grey cardboard covers and metal spiral binding
the scrapbook contains 23 series of photographs from the projects of herman de vries 'a random sample of my visual chances', 'a random sample of the seeings of my beings', 'chance & change situations' and 'chance & change processes (and situations)'
dimensions: 39 sheets (out of 50) each 34 × 48 cm
signature and inscriptions: numbered on the cover (black ink) + notes 'schetsboek onverkoopbaar / (delen bestelbaar)'
current repository: collection Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart
current repository number: DKM Gr. 1011, 15
collecting history: acquired directly from the artist
related works:
photo/scan: courtesy Staatsgalerie Stuttgart
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
exhibition history
1975 'herman de vries. random shapes', Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam
1980 'herman de vries. werken 1954-1980', Groninger Museum, Groningen
published references
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. random shapes (Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam : Amsterdam 1975) no image repr. (catalogue number 25).
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. werken 1954-1980 (Groninger Museum : Groningen 1980) (catalogue number 4.12)