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earth notes from earth collected by friends [volume VI]

catalogue number: hdv 2002.052.
date created: 1998-2002
classification: works on paper
work type: earth rubbing series, book
medium: 224 pages with handwritten title page (pencil) followed by 108 sheets with earth rubbings (soil collected in Australia: McDonnell Ranges etc., by Sigi Hauff-Geerken in 1998 and 2001; in Bretagne, collected by Marcus Neufanger in 1998; in south Turkey, collected by Jörg-Heiko Bruns in 2000; from around Lausanne, collected by Antoinette Pitteloud in 2001; in Mongolia, collected by Antoinette Pittloud in 2001 and on the Île de Porquerolle, collected by Aline Vidal in 1999 and 2001), numbered on the reverse of each page; each rubbing is protected by a sheet of Japanese paper; bound in brown leather by Maggy Mueller-Roth, Stuttgart with title and artist on the back in hot foil stamping; in beige slipcase
dimensions: 21.7 × 15.6 × 3.9 cm (slipcase 22.7 × 16.6 × 4.8 cm)
signature and inscriptions: []
edition: only 1 copy
current repository: collection herman and susanne de vries
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published references
catalogue raisonné herman de vries. les livres et les publications : catalogue raisonné (centre des livres d'artistes : Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche 2005) image repr. on page 200, 198-199 (catalogue number 84).