proofs foor lila-rosa
  • 2002-05-30-050b
  • 2002-05-30-050c
  • 2002-05-30-050d
  • 2002-05-30-050e
  • 2002-05-30-050f

[proofs for 'lila rosa']

catalogue number: hdv 2002.052.
date created: 2002
classification: works on paper
work type: earth drawing
medium: 39 samples of lila earth/soil; rubbed on paper and a letter
dimensions: 6 strips of paper in several sizes (height 13.5 cm)
signature and inscriptions: signed, dated and a text on the first strip (graphite pencil)
current repository: collection herman and susanne de vries
current repository number:
collecting history:
related works: proofs for the edition of earth rubbings 'from earth: +/- lila' (2003)
comment: the letter is addressed to Lydia Megert [Lydia Megert Editionen is the publisher of the 'from earth' series], dated '30 05 '02 eschenau'. herman de vries wrote: " liebe lydia, hier die 39 proben f. ['lila-rosa']. wie du siehst fast alles aus gomera u. leros. noch eine probe von hier (kirchlauter) ist zu klein um zu verwenden. bei korrespondenz können wir diese proben hin u. her schicken."
photo/scan: studio herman de vries/l-cs
rights & reproduction: herman de vries