seeds: compositae

catalogue number: hdv 1995.043.
date created: 1995
classification: assemblages, collages & pressings
work type pressed vegetation series
medium: 32 pressings with seeds of a species of plant pressed between glass and board, and a card with the Latin name of these plants + title page
dimensions: (1 + 32 parts) 21 × 29.7 (framed) + card (22 × 22 cm)
signature and inscriptions: titled, signed and dated on the front (pencil) [?]
edition:
current repository: Musée Gassendi, Digne-les-Bains (collection Centre national des arts plastiques, Paris)
current repository number: D1999.1.2. (FNAC 99006/1-33)
collecting history: ; 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.