from earth: goa, coll.

catalogue number: hdv 2007.012.
date created: 2007
classification: drawings
medium: 10 samples of earth (soil, collected in Goa), rubbed on paper
dimensions: 21 × 84 cm
signature and inscriptions: [titled, signed and dated on the front (pencil)] - from earth: goa coll.: fam. aull // herman de vries 2007
[titled, signed, dated and a list of locations of the samples on a sheet of paper mounted on the reverse (pencil)]
edition:
current location: private collection, Knetzgau
collecting history: acquired directly from the artist (2007)
related works: see extended description
comment: locations where the earth is collected (from left to right): beach near airport dabolim / 'big foot' pilgrimage site / central goa, former governor's garden / pernam, holy cross, high school garden / agonda beach / jungle, southern goa / ganesh temple, panjim / donna paula / calangute beach / agonda beach
photo/scan: Joana Schwender, Hassfurt
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
extended description
for this work herman de vries made also a series of proofs, 2 small rubbings on a sheet of paper (14.8 × 10.60, not signed; here framed by the present owners
2007-05-27-0511 beach near airport dabolim
'big foot' pilgrimage site
2007-05-27-0512central goa, former governor's garden
pernam, holy cross, high school garden
2007-05-27-0513agonda beach
jungle, southern goa
2007-05-27-0514ganesh temple, panjim
donna paula
2007-05-27-0515calangute beach
agonda beach