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earth notes from around eschenau

catalogue number: hdv 1998.052.
date created: 1997-1998
classification: editions & publications
work type earth rubbing series, artist's publication
medium: volume 2 of the series 'earth notes' with handwritten title page followed by 108 samples of earth/soil, collected in 1997 and 1998 around Eschenau, rubbed on paper; each rubbing is protected by a sheet of Japanese paper; bound in brown leather with title 'earth notes' and artist on the back in hot foil stamping, in slipcase
dimensions: each page 19.5 × 14.6 cm
bound 19.9 × 15.9 × 3.9 cm
slipcase 20.8 × 16.5 × 4.6 cm
signature and inscriptions: titled 'earth notes from around eschenau' and dated '1997 & 1998' on the title page (graphite pencil)
numbered 'bd. 2/9' and edition '1/1' left from the title page (graphite pencil)
each sample with location and annotation (graphite pencil)
edition: [published by the artist] eschenau 1998
edition 1/1
current repository: collection herman and susanne de vries
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rights & reproduction: herman de vries
exhibition history
1997 'herman de vries. from earth - von der erde', Städtische Galerie am Markt, Schwäbisch Hall [unfinished]
published references
catalogue raisonné herman de vries. les livres et les publications : catalogue raisonné / textes de herman de vries, Anne Moeglin-Delcroix, Didier Mathieu (Centre des livres d'artistes : Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche 2005) image repr. on page 200, 198 (catalogue number 84).