seeds: compositae

catalogue number: hdv 1995.011.
date created: 1995
classification:
work type pressed vegetation series
medium: wall installation of 32 framed elements each featuring seeds of a species of plant pressed between glass and board, and a card with the Latin name of these plants
dimensions: (32 ×) 22 × 30.8 cm + (card) 22 × 22 cm
signature and inscriptions: [on the front (pencil)]
edition:
current repository: Musée Gassendi, Digne-les-Bains
current repository number: D1999.1.2.
collecting history: collection Centre national des arts plastiques (rep. number FNAC 99006/1-33); acquired through Galerie Aline Vidal, Paris in 1999
related works:
comment:
photo/scan:
rights & reproduction: herman de vries/Musée Gassendi, Digne-les-Bains
exhibition history
1997 'herman de vries. journals & seeds (works on paper)', Art Affairs, Amsterdam
1998 'herman de vries. aus der wirklichkeit', Stadthaus Ulm, Ulm
1998 'herman de vries. this is perfect. that is perfect. perfect comes from perfect. take perfect from perfect, perfect remains', Galerie Aline Vidal, Paris
2005 'Chassez le naturel ...', Château de Chambord, Chambord [group]
published references
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. aus der wirklichkeit (Stadt Ulm : Ulm 1998) image repr. on pages 80-81.
monograph herman de vries (Galerie Aline Vidal/Anthèse : Paris 2000) image repr. on page 36-37.