- niggenkopf-serie -

catalogue number: hdv 1975.07.
date created: 1975
classification: photographs, editions
medium: 8 color photographs taken on September 27, 1975 (14.16 h. every 5 seconds) showing clouds in the blue sky above the the mountains around Brand (Vorarlberg); on the front of the first cardboard the title, date and signature is written; on the reverse a red stamp of the artists press; followed by eight cardboards with the color photographs (11.5 × 18 cm). The portfolio (27 × 21 × 2.5 cm) with flaps is bound with two textile strips
dimensions: (1 + 8 ×) 21 × 26 cm (motif size 11.5 × 18 cm)
signature and inscriptions: [titled, signed and dated on the front of the gray cardboard cover (black ink)] - niggenkopf - serie - // 27-9-1975: 14.46 u. 8 × om de 5 sec. // herman de vries
[on the reverse] stamp of artists press // [number]/25
edition: 25 copies, numbered and signed
published by artists press : Bern 1975
current location: [24/25] collection herman and susanne de vries
collecting history:
related works: the original series of photographs is in the collection herman and susanne de vries (film nr. F205/7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 21)
comment: see also notizbuch IX
photo/scan: archive herman de vries
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
exhibition history
1980 'herman de vries. werken 1954-1980', Groninger Museum, Groningen
published references
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. werken 1954-1980 (Groninger Museum : Groningen 1980) no image repr. (catalogue number 4.19).
catalogue raisonné herman de vries. les livres et les publications : catalogue raisonné (centre des livres d'artistes : Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche 2005) images repr. on pages 120-128, 119 (catalogue number 28).