from earth: venice

catalogue number: hdv 2014.013.
date created: 2014
classification: drawings
medium: 12 samples of earth collected in Venice and rubbed on 12 sheets of paper
dimensions: (12 ×) × cm
signature and inscriptions: [on the front, bottom left (pencil)] [place - see comment] [bottom, right (pencil)] v.
edition:
current location: private collection, Amsterdam
collecting history: acquired through Art Affairs, Amsterdam
related works:
comment: the samples of soil were collected at (from left to right) 1. Poveglia, 2. Isola S. Andrea, 3. Povegia, 4. Barena, n. of Arsenale "Bombagio di Venezia", 5. Isola Campana, 6. Isola Sant Giacomo in Paluda, 7. Bollo della Seta, 8. Isola Santangelo della Polvere, 9. Mdonna del Monte, 10. Lazaretto Novo, 11. Lazaretto Vecchio, 12. Isola Ossario di S. Ariano
photo/scan: studio herman de vries/Joana Schwender
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
exhibition history
2015 'herman de vries. venice and beyond', Art Affairs, Amsterdam