from earth: gomera 284 lomo loco

catalogue number: hdv 1997.052.
date created: 1997
classification: works on paper
work type earth rubbing
medium: sample of earth/soil, collected on La Gomera - Spain; rubbed on paper
dimensions: 15 × 10.5 cm
signature and inscriptions: titled 'from earth: gomera 284 lomo loco', signed and dated on the front (graphite pencil)
current repository: collection herman and susanne de vries
current repository number:
collecting history:
related works:
comment: 'lomo loco' means 'weird place' and was used by herman and susanne de vries to indicate a place on La Gomera without an official geographical indication
the number '284' refers to the number of the sample in the 'earth museum catalog 1978-2015' (page 215)
photo/scan: studio herman de vries/l-cs
rights & reproduction: herman de vries