on a roadside near restinga, hierro, canarias 9-1-1979

catalogue number: hdv 1979.042.2
date created: 1979
classification: works on paper
work type: collage
medium: dried leaves, collected on January 9, 1979 on a roadside near Restinga, El Hierro; on cardboard
dimensions: 73 × 102.5 cm
signature and inscriptions: titled 'on a roadside near restinga', signed and dated '9-1-1979' on the front (graphite pencil)
titled 'on a roadside near restinga, hierro, canarias', signed and dated '9-1-1979' on the reverse (graphite pencil)
current repository: collection Kröller Müller Museum, Otterlo
current repository number: KM 102.226
collecting history: acquired through Art Affairs, Amsterdam/Galerie Aline Vidal, Paris
related works:
comment: the work is [mistakenly] dated by the museum '9-1-1978'
photo/scan: courtesy Kröller Müller Museum, Otterlo
rights & reproduction: herman de vries/Kröller Müller Museum, Otterlo
exhibition history
1994 'herman de vries. aus der wirklichkeit', Galeriehaus Kunst im Gang, Bamberg
1994 'herman de vries. aus der wirklichkeit', Galerie Kornfeld, Zürich
1996 'herman de vries. botanische werke - el hierro, eschenau & souss', Durhammer Galerie, Frankfurt am Main
1998 'herman de vries - reizen 1970-1998. documents of a stream', Rijksmuseum Twenthe, Enschede
1998 'herman de vries. this is perfect. that is perfect. perfect comes from perfect. take perfect from perfect, perfect remains', Galerie Aline Vidal, Paris
2009 'herman de vries. unity', Kröller Müller Museum, Otterlo
published references
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. meine poesie ist die welt - aus der heimat/von den pflanzen (Städtische Sammlungen Schweinfurt : Schweinfurt etc. 1993) image repr. on page 58.