v73-140 (sketchbook XIV 'eschenau gst[a]adt'/ III)

catalogue number: 1973.01.74
executed: 1973
classification: works on paper
object/work type: drawing
material/technique: pencil, red, yellow and blue ink on white paper
on the intersections of random groups (2 to 10 → 5) of diagonal lines with randomly selected number of guides (1-7), dots are placed with size ('1' to '5') and colour (red/yellow/blue, dependent of the group of lines) selected at random
dimensions: 24 × 32 cm (motif size 24 × 24 cm)
signature and inscriptions: [on the front, top left (pencil)] III and notes
[on the reverse] V73-140 // herman de vries
current location: collection Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart (DKM Gr. 1011, 14)
collecting history: acquired directly from the artist
related works:
photo/scan: courtesy Staatsgalerie Stuttgart
rights & reproduction: herman de vries/ Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart
published references
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. toevalstekeningen = random objectivations (Kröller Müller Museum, Otterlo 2015) no image repr., 74.