comparative landscape studies

catalogue number: 1996.013.
date created: 1994-1996
classification: drawings
medium: samples of earth (soil) rubbed on board
dimensions: (12 ×) 73 × 102 cm (framed 75 × 104.6 cm)
signature and inscriptions: [titled (left), signed and dated (right) on the front (pencil)] from earth: [place] | herman de vries 1994[-1996]
current location: collection Museo della Merda, Castelbosco
collecting history: acquired through Cortesi Gallery, Lugano, London, Milano (2018)
related works:
photo/scan: studio herman de vries/Joana Schwender
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
extended description
1995-00-00-0530from earth: north groningen, 1995
catalogue number 1995.013.
1995-00-00-0510from earth: sicily, 1994
catalogue number 1994.013.
1995-00-00-0580from earth: western ross, schotland, 1995
catalogue number 1995.013.
1995-00-00-0540from earth: el hierro, 1995
catalogue number 1995.013.
1995-00-00-0520from earth: stiftland, 1994
catalogue number 1994.013.
1995-00-00-0570from earth: massif du tanneron, 1995
catalogue number 1995.013.
1995-00-00-0590from earth: oberwallis, 1995
catalogue number 1995.013.
1995-00-00-0550from earth: nepal, 1995
catalogue number 1995.013.
1995-00-00-0560from earth: eschenau & northern steigerwald, 1995
catalogue number 1995.013.
1995-00-00-0500from earth: leros, 1996
catalogue number 1996.013.
1995-00-00-0510from earth: from around erfurt, 1996
catalogue number 1996.013.
1995-00-00-0520from earth: senegal, 1995
catalogue number 1995.013.
exhibition history
1997 'herman de vries. from earth - von der erde', Städtische Galerie am Markt, Schwäbisch Hall
2002 'herman de vries. différent & identique (eschenau sutra)', Musée cantonal des beaux-arts, Lausanne
2009 'herman de vries. all this here - natur: werkgruppen und installationen', Schloss Moyland, Bedburg Hau
2010 'herman de vries. all this here - natur: werkgruppen und installationen', Kunsthalle Schweinfurt, Schweinfurt
2018 'herman de vries. all all all', Cortesi Gallery, Milan
published references
monograph herman de vries. from earth - von der erde (Städtische Galerie am Markt : Schwäbisch Hall 1997) image repr. on page 14-21.
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. all this here. natur: werkgruppen und installationen (Stiftung Museum Schloss Moyland : Bedburg Hau 2009) image repr. on page 86.
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. all all all (Cortesi Gallery : Lugano/Milan/London 2018) image repr. on pages [52-53] (catalogue nr 10).