from earth: réserve nationale de géologie, haute provence

catalogue number: hdv 2001.052.
date created: 2000-2001
classification: works on paper
work type: earth rubbing series
medium: 28 samples of earth/soil, collected around Digne-les-Bains in the Réserve nationale de géologie, Haute Provence; rubbed on paper + title page
dimensions: 1 + 28 panels each 70 × 50 cm
signature and inscriptions: titled 'from earth - réserve nationale de géologie, haute provence', signed and dated on the title page (graphite pencil)
current repository: collection Musée Gassendi, Digne-les-Bains
current repository number: 2002.3.1-2002.3.29
collecting history: gift by the artist
related works:
photo/scan: Lilian Seegers, Amsterdam (2013)
rights & reproduction: herman de vries/Musée Gassendi, Digne-les-Bains
exhibition history
2001 'herman de vries. les choses mêmes', Cairn Galerie, Digne-les-Bains
published references
monograph herman de vries. les choses mêmes. reConnaître (Réserve Géologique de Haute Provence/Musée départemental Digne 2001) images repr. on pages 20-21 (4 parts + title page).
monograph Mel Gooding, chance and change (Thames and Hudson : London 2006) image repr. on page 118.