library of earth colours

catalogue number: hdv 2005.052.
date created: 2005
classification: editions & publications
work type: earth rubbing series
medium: box containg separate copies of the cases 'from white earth/von weisser erde' (1993) / 'green?' (1997) / 'red!/rouge! - from red earth/de la terre rouge' (1998) / 'grey & gray - from earth' (2000) / 'from earth: +/- lila' (2003) / 'from earth: gelb jaune yellow' (2004) / 'from earth: brown braun brun' (2005); box in ecru board with label
dimensions: (box)
signature and inscriptions: signed and numbered on the innerside (graphite pencil)
edition: édition lydia megert paris/bern 2005
edition 6, numbered 1/6 - 6/6
current repository: [2/6] collection Rijksmuseum Twenthe, Enschede
[3/6] collection Bayrische Staatsbibliothek, München
[5/6] collection Zentrum für Künstlerpublikationen/Weserburg, Bremen (on loan from BFA, Tilburg 2018)
[6/6] collection herman and susanne de vries
current repository number: [2/6] 6013
[3/6] 4 L.sel.I 3783-1/7
collecting history:
related works:
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
exhibition history
2006 'art multiple', Espace de l'Art Concret, Mouans-Sartoux [group]
2015 'herman de vries 1960–1995. kunstenaarsboeken, collages, gemengde technieken en video', Museum van Bommel van Dam, Venlo
2018 'herman de vries. Taken from Nature: Artists Books, Editions, and Works on Paper. Works from the Collection of the Brokken Zijp Foundation of Art', Zentrum für Künstlerpublikationen/Weserburg, Bremen
published references
exhibition catalogue Art multiple 29 janvier-11 juin 2006 (Espace de l'Art Concret : Mouans-Sartoux 2006) 14.
catalogue raisonné herman de vries. les livres et les publications : catalogue raisonné (centre des livres d'artistes : Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche 2005) no image repr., 214 (catalogue number 106).
collection catalogue José Brokken-Zijp and Hans Brokken, herman de vries - die Wirklichkeit im Bild. Künstlerbücher 1960-1985 (Sammlung Brokken Zijp Foundation of Art/Museum van Bommel van Dam : Venlo 2015) image repr. on pages 125-127.