• 1975-07-21-0610
  • 1975-07-21-061a
  • 1975-07-21-061b
  • 1975-07-21-061c

eschenauer blätter

catalogue number: 1975.091.4a-c
date created: 1975
classification: editions & publications
work type: collage series
medium: 4 grey cardboards, one as coverpage, 3 with a white sheet with a collage of dried leaves from the plum tree: 24 dried leaves (work number v75-61a), with 4 leaves (work number v75-61b) and leaves fallen from the plum tree for half an hour
dimensions: each board 60 × 75 cm (white sheet 43 × 61 cm)
signature and inscriptions: title page 'eschenauer blätter', signed, publisher, dated and numbered on the title page (graphite pencil)
a. titled 'over de typografie van het toeval / 24 chance &change documents', signed and dated/place 'collected 16-4-1975, eschenau' on the front and numbered on the reverse (graphite pencil)
b. [poem] leaves from the plum tree; uninscribed, but numbered on the reverse
c. titled 'een half uur onder mijn pruimeboom' and dated/place '13.35-14.05 [also: 14.55-15.25 (each of the 5 sheets with a different period of time)] 30.10.1975, eschenau' on the front and numbered on the reverse (graphite pencil)
edition: 5, numbered 1/5 - 5/5
published by s.g. productions ffm 1975
current repository: [3/5] collection Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart
[*/5] collection Cultural Heritage Agency of the Netherlands
current repository number: [3/5] AS 2016/3240
collecting history:
related works:
photo/scan: courtesy Lydia Megert Editions, Bern
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
exhibition history
2006 'art multiple', Espace de l'Art Concret, Mouans-Sartoux [group]
published references
exhibition catalogue Art multiple 29 janvier-11 juin 2006 (Espace de l'Art Concret : Mouans-Sartoux 2006) no image repr., 14.
catalogue raisonné herman de vries. les livres et les publications : catalogue raisonné / textes de herman de vries, Anne Moeglin-Delcroix, Didier Mathieu (Centre des livres d'artistes : Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche 2005) no images repr. (catalogue number 34).