quercus

catalogue number: hdv 1992.011.
date created: 1992
classification: drawings
work type: collage series
medium: dried vegetation (between five and thirteen leaves) from 16 different species of oak collected at the Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh) on paper; a smaller panel provides the title and a list of the species, together with the signature of herman de vries
dimensions: (28 ×) 36 × 75 cm + 1 small part with title and signature (together 144 × 537 cm)
signature and inscriptions: [titled, dated and signed on the titlepage]
edition:
current repository: collection Stiftung Kunsthaus-Sammlung CentrePasquArt, Biel/Bienne
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photo/scan: courtesy CentrePasquArt, Biel/Bienne
rights & reproduction: herman de vries/ Stiftung Kunsthaus-Sammlung CentrePasquArt, Biel/Bienne
exhibition history
1993 'herman de vries. botanische werke und andere neue arbeiten', Galerie Mueller-Roth, Stuttgart
1998 'herman de vries. aus der wirklichkeit', Stadthaus Ulm, Ulm
2002 'herman de vries. différent & identique (eschenau sutra)', Musée cantonal des beaux-arts, Lausanne
2009 'herman de vries. all this here - natur: werkgruppen und installationen', Schloss Moyland, Bedburg Hau
2010 'herman de vries. all this here - natur: werkgruppen und installationen', Kunsthalle Schweinfurt, Schweinfurt
2012 'Review - Werke aus der Kunsthaus-Sammlung CentrePasquArt', CentrePasquArt, Biel/Bienne [group]
published references
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. meine poesie ist die welt - aus der heimat/von den pflanzen (Städtische Sammlungen Schweinfurt : Schweinfurt etc. 1993) no image repr., 82.
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. aus der wirklichkeit (Stadt Ulm : Ulm 1998) image repr. on pages 72-73.
monograph herman de vries (Galerie Aline Vidal/Anthèse : Paris 2000) image repr. on page 34-35.
exhibition catalogue Kai-Uwe Schierz, 'herman de vries', in Von Bonifatius bis Beuys - oder vom Umgang mit heiligen Eichen (Kunsthalle Erfurt : Erfurt 2004) images repr., 82-83.
monograph Mel Gooding, herman de vries. chance and change (Thames & Hudson : London 2006) image repr. on pages 62-63.
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. all this here ; natur: werkgruppen und installationen (Stiftung Museum Schloss Moyland : Bedburg Hau 2009) image repr. on page 78-79, 131 (catalogue number 12).
monograph Plant exploring the botanical world (Phaidon Press : London/New York 2016) image repr. on page 307.