collected: 15-4-1984 Weilersbach - from nature to culture -

catalogue number: hdv 1984.041.1
date created: 1984
classification: works on paper
work type: assemblage
medium: four pieces of tree bark with remnants of paint, collected on April 15, 1984 along the Weilersbach (Steigerwald); on cardboard
dimensions: 27.5 × 45.5 cm
signature and inscriptions: signed and dated on the front (graphite pencil)
titled 'from nature to culture' and dated/location 'collected 15-4-1984 Weilersbach' on the reverse (graphite pencil) [?]
current repository: unknown
current repository number:
collecting history: 'Hedendaagse, moderne en oude meesters', De Vuyst, Lokeren, 19 May 2018 (lot 480)
'Post-War and Contemporary Art', Christie's Amsterdam, December 12-13, 2017 (lot 172)
private collection (acquired through Galerie Mueller-Roth, Stuttgart)
related works:
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
exhibition history
1992 'herman de vries. documents of a stream - the real works 1970-1992', Inverleith House, Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh
1993 'herman de vries. meine poesie ist die welt - aus der heimat', Städtische Sammlungen, Schweinfurt
1994 'herman de vries. aus der wirklichkeit', Galeriehaus Kunst im Gang, Bamberg
1998 'herman de vries. vergankelijkheid', Kunstvereniging Diepenheim, Diepenheim
published references
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. documents of a stream, the real works 1970-1992 (Royal Botanic Garden : Edinburgh 1992) no image repr. (catalogue number 19).
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. meine poesie ist die welt - aus der heimat/von der pflanzen (Städtische Sammlungen : Schweinfurt etc. 1993) no image repr., 80.