botanische werke: distelsamen

catalogue number: hdv 1995.081.1
date created: 1995
classification: works on paper
work type artist's book
medium: volume 34 of the series 'eschenau summer press & temporary travelling press publications', containing 8 sheets black paper with list of (7) seeds + 7 sheets with small cellophane bags each with 1 thistle seed; the sheets are numbered on the reverse
dimensions: 21 × 15 cm
signature and inscriptions: handwritten number on the last page-colophon (graphite pencil)
edition: 75, numbered 1-75
[herman de vries publisher] the eschenau summer press publications : eschenau 1995
printed by oeckler, haßfurt/main
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comment: on the list of seeds:
  1. cirsium arvense (l.) scop.
  2. cirsium eriophorum (l.) scop.
  3. cirsium palustre (l.) scop.
  4. cirsium vulgare (savi) ten.
  5. cirsium nutans l.
  6. carduus crispus l.
  7. onopordon acanthium l.
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., 197 and 251 (catalogue number 81).