catalogue number: hdv 1973.011.29
date created: 1973
classification: works on paper
work type: drawing
medium: the intersections of the lines of a 4 × 4 cm grid are divided into 6 vertical sub-areas of 4 intersections width and 1 of 2 (on the right); the Ø of the dots is divided in groups: A from 3-7 mm, B 8-14 mm, C 15-22 mm and D 25-35 mm; in the first sub-area, dots placed on the intersections at random from group A, 2nd sub-area from A + B etc.; black ink on cardboard
dimensions: 73 × 102 cm
signature and inscriptions: signed and dated/work number 'V73-189' on the reverse (graphite pencil)
current repository: private collection, Frankfurt am Main
current repository number:
collecting history: 'Frankfurter Auktion moderne und zeitgenössische Kunst', Auktionshaus Arnold, Frankfurt an Main, 24 November 2007 (lot 591)
collection Wolfgang Sprang, Frankfurt am Main
related works:
photo/scan: Marjon Gemmeke/Kröller Müller Museum, Otterlo
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
published references
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. toevalstekeningen = random objectivations (Kröller Müller Museum, Otterlo 2015) image repr. on page 28, 74.