atropa belladonna

work number:
executed: 1989
classification: works on paper
object/work type: collage
technique/material: organic material (dried atropa belladonna leaves) on white board. The plant is surrounded by its common names indicating its properties in German language
dimensions: 100.5 × 71.5 cm
signature and inscriptions: [on the front (pencil)] atropa belladonna / herman de vries 1989
current location: private collection
collecting history:
related works:
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
published references
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. meine poesie ist die welt - von den pflanzen (Städtische Sammlungen Schweinfurt, and others : Schweinfurt 1993) image repr. on page 55.
monograph Mel Gooding, Song of the Earth / interviews by William Furlong (Thames & Hudson : London 2002) image repr. on page 49.
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. no beginning, no end mit Sammlung Leykam (Galerie der Stadt Tuttlingen : Tuttlingen 2016) image repr. on page 16.