from earth: from stuttgart and around

catalogue number: hdv 1993.052.
date created: 1993
classification: works on paper
work type: earth rubbing
medium: 216 (12 × 18) samples of earth/soil, collected around Stuttgart; rubbed on board
dimensions: 140 × 200 cm
framed 143.3 × 203.3 × 4.1 cm
signature and inscriptions: titled 'from earth: from stuttgart & around', signed and dated on the front (graphite pencil)
the list of earth samples is glued on top of the reverse (typewriter, DIN A4)
current repository: collection Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, Stuttgart
current repository number: O-2910
collecting history: acquired through Galerie Mueller-Roth, Stuttgart (1993)
related works:
photo/scan: courtesy Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, Stuttgart
rights & reproduction: herman de vries/Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, Stuttgart
exhibition history
1993 'herman de vries. botanische werke und andere neue arbeiten', Galerie Mueller-Roth, Stuttgart
2015 'Ich bin einer Pflanze. Naturprozesse in der Kunst', Kunstmuseum Ravensburg, Ravensburg [group]
published references
exhibition catalogue Ich bin einer Pflanze. Naturprozesse in der Kunst (Kerber Verlag : Bielefeld 2015) image repr. on page 103.