catalogue number: hdv 2003.081.1
date created: 1968/2003
classification: editions & publications
work type: artist's publications
medium: 48 pages, from page 3 to 46 on each page a dot is printed with randomly selected place; on the penultimate page the citation from Ludwig Wittgenstein, Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus '2.0131 der räumliche gegenstand muß im unendlichen raume liegen. (der raumpunkt ist eine argumentstelle [a spatial object must lie in infinite space. (a point in space is an argument in place)]) is printed in German and French
dimensions: 29.7 × 21 × 0.5 cm
signature and inscriptions: uninscribed
edition: coédition de la frac bretagne, châteaugiron et les éditions incertain sens, rennes / © herman de vries 2003
edition 1250
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related works: the original work is made in 1968 with work number v68-110
photo/scan: courtesy Lydia Megert Editions, Bern
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
exhibition history
2023 'Blank. Raw. Illegible ... Artists' Books as Statements (1960–2022)', Leopold-Hoesch-Museum, Düren [group]
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) no image repr., 203 (catalogue number 96).
exhibition catalogue Blank. Raw. Illegible ... Artists' Books as Statements (1960–2022) (Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther und Franz König : Cologne 2023) image repr. on page 77, 323 (catalogue number 167).