v73-142s (sketchbook XIV/ V)

catalogue number: 1973-142
executed: 1973
classification: works on paper
object/work type: drawing
material/technique: pencil, red, yellow, green and blue ink, white paper
on the intersections of randomly selected groups (2 to 10 → 5) of diagonally drawn lines with randomly selected number of guides (1-7), dots are placed with size ('1' to '5') and color (red/yellow/blue/green, dependent of the group of lines) selected 'at random'
[program as v73-140]
dimensions: 24.0 × 31.0 cm (motif size 24.0 × 24.0 cm)
signature and inscriptions: [on the front, top left (pencil)] V and notes related to the program of the drawing
[on the reverse (pencil)] herman de vries / V73-142S
current location: collection Staatsgalerie Stuttgart (DKM Gr. 1011, 14)
collecting history: acquired directly from the artist
related works:
comment: executed in cooperation with susanne jacob de vries
photo/scan: courtesy Staatsgalerie Stuttgart
rights & reproduction: herman de vries