[from earth: stuttgart and around]
  • 1993-00-00-050a
  • 1993-00-00-050b
  • 1993-00-00-050c
  • 1993-00-00-050d
  • 1993-00-00-050e
  • 1993-00-00-050f
  • 1993-00-00-050g
  • 1993-00-00-050h
  • 1993-00-00-050i
  • 1993-00-00-050j
  • 1993-00-00-050k

[from earth: stuttgart and around]

catalogue number: hdv 1993.052.
date created: 1993
classification: editions & publications
work type: earth rubbing series
medium: 10 samples of earth/soil, collected around Stuttgart, rubbed on paper
dimensions: 10 sheets + 1 (cover page), each sheet 26.6 × 20.7 cm
signature and inscriptions: signed, dated, numbered and annotated 'stuttgarter vorzugsausgabe mit zehn erdausreibungen' on the cover page (graphite pencil)
the location of the sample is written below each sample (graphite pencil)
edition: to the special edition of the exhibition catalogue herman de vries. meine poesie ist die welt (Städtische Sammlungen Schweinfurt, etc. : Schweinfurt etc. 1993) 24 pages were added with handwritten cover followed by 10 pages with earth rubbings; binding by Maggy Mueller-Roth, with map of Stuttgart and surroudings as jacket and in red-brown case.
13, numbered 1/13-13/13
current repository: [1/13] collection herman and susanne de vries
current repository number:
collecting history:
related works:
comment: the samples were collected in: rotenberg | scharnhausen | scharnhausen | markgröningen | silberwald | silberwald | solitude-weilimdorf | solitude-weilimdorf | untertürkheim | stammheim
photo/scan: studio herman de vries/l-cs
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
published references
catalogue raisonné herman de vries. les livres et les publications : catalogue raisonné (centre des livres d'artistes : Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche 2005) no image repr., 196 (catalogue number 76).