1975-00-00-1001
asiatische & eschenauer texte : additional images
1975-00-00-1001 1975-00-00-1002 1975-00-00-1003

asiatische & eschenauer texte

catalogue number: hdv 1975.10.3
date created: 1975
classification: printed matter
medium: grey cardboard portfolio, sticker with name of the artist, title, publisher and year of publication in print. The portfolio includes 16 separate pages in different sizes and 1 page with table of contents (photocopy, 29.7 × 21 cm), printed and handwritten texts, collages of leaves, paint over newspapers, a series of photographs in colour
dimensions: variable dimensions (portfolio 75 × 45.5 × 0.7 cm)
signature and inscriptions:
edition: 100 copies, some pages numbered and dated
published by artists press : bern 1975
current location: [46/100] private collection, Amsterdam
collecting history:
related works:
comment:
photo/scan: courtesy Lydia Megert Editions, Bern
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
extended description
empty'to be' postcard (10 × 14.6 cm) printed on rice paper by Sangam-Press, Kathmandu [1974]
empty'different & identic (30.5 × 39 cm) in English and Nepalese on thin paper by Himali Chapakhana, Pokhara; signed (pencil) on the reverse
emptya random distribution of a random sample from newspapers in 13 languages and 11 scripts: Singalesian, Kannada, Tamil, German, Marathi, Serbian, Dutch Greek, Arabic, Malayalam and Hindi
empty'different' [??] (30.5 × 39 cm) in Nepalese on thin paper by Himali Chapakhana, Pokhara; signed (pencil) on the reverse
emptysome restaurants in kathmandu' (51.5 × 36.5 cm), list of restaurants in different typography (at the end of the list a swastika), printed on very thin paper by Sangam-Press : Kathmandu 1974
emptyma poésie est le monde' (31 × 25 cm) in Lao and English printed on ivory paper by Laovathana : Vientiane
emptyposter (31 × 25 cm) with text 'poesie actuelle | EXPOSITION | COMPLETE | de | lunag-prabang [...]', printed by Laovathana : Vientiane
emptyenlarged telegram (35 × 50 cm) sent by herman de vries to the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam on 3.2.1975 for the vernissage of his exhibition on 6.2.1975, printed in colour on heavy paper, signed with pencil on the reverse
empty1 sheet of paper folded two times (4 pages, folded 25 × 32.4 cm), on page 3 ten leaves of a beech tree in two rows and below handwritten text
empty1 sheet of paper folded two times (4 pages, folded 25 × 32.4 cm), on page 3 one leave of a beech tree, on page 4 the handwritten text "- poem - herman de vries. 1975
emptya page of a newspaper (57 × 40 cm), the text is illegible with crosses in black felt pen ["die entscheidungen des dichters I"], signed with pencil
emptya page of a newspaper (57 × 40 cm), the text is illegible with erasures (lines) in black felt pen, the illustrations still visible ["die entscheidungen des dichters II"], signed with pencil
emptya sheet of paper as torn from a book (21 × 13 cm) with short text in Dutch and German "een vruchtbare wandeling" | "ein fruchtbare wanderung", printed in black and signed on the reverse
empty1 sheet of paper (35 × 50 cm) with traces of a text, later erased; on the reverse the original text from Wittgenstein, Tractatus 7 'wovon man nicht sprechen kann, darüber muß man schweigen'; signed
emptysmall sheet of paper (15 × 10.5 cm) with handwritten text 'all', on the reverse signed and dated
emptyon a white sheet of paper (30 × 44 cm) three color photographs are mounted, each 9.0 × 12.8 cm. The photos show footprints on the sand and a gulf; signed on the reverse
emptya white sheet of paper (30 × 50 cm), empty on the front side ('weiss'); signed on the reverse followed by : (back-side)
published references
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 133-134 (catalogue number 30).