v73-149 random spectral movements (sketchbook XIV/ XI)

catalogue number: 1973-149
executed: 1973
classification: works on paper
object/work type: drawing
material/technique: pencil, 27 color pencils [Castell], white paper
vertical lines at a distance of 5 mm; the start of the first color line 'at random' and each new line taken left or right from the color range
dimensions: 24.0 × 31.0 cm (motif size 24.0 × 24.0 cm)
signature and inscriptions: [on the front, top left (pencil)] XI / gstadt 13/9/73 and notes related to the program
[on the reverse (pencil)] V73-149 / herman de vries
current location: collection Staatsgalerie Stuttgart (DKM Gr. 1011, 14)
collecting history: acquired directly from the artist
related works:
comment: herman de vries notes some minor errors in the sequence of the colors
photo/scan: courtesy Staatsgalerie Stuttgart
rights & reproduction: herman de vries