from earth: hereroland, etanezo near otjiwarongo

catalogue number: hdv 2000.052.
date created: 2000
classification: works on paper
work type: earth rubbing series
medium: 7 samples of earth/soil and 1 sample of ashes, collected by Hartmut Geerken (1939-2021) near Otjiwarongo (Hereroland) - Namibia; rubbed on paper + text page and title page
dimensions: 8 + 2 cards each 15 × 10.5 cm
signature and inscriptions: titled 'from earth: hereroland, etanezo near otjiwarongo, collected hartmut geerken with one sample of ashes', signed and dated on the title page (graphite pencil)
current repository: private collection, Aalst
current repository number:
collecting history: Galerie Settantotto, Gentbrugge
'Moderne & Zeitgenössische Kunst, Design', Nagel Auktionen, Stuttgart, 13 July 2022 (lot 442)
collection Hartmut Geerken, Wartaweil/Ammersee
related works:
photo/scan: courtesy Nagel Auktionen, Stuttgart
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
exhibition history
2023 'herman de vries. change', Settantotto, Gentbrugge