from earth

catalogue number: hdv 2015.052.
date created: 2015
classification: rubbings
work type: earth rubbing series
medium: samples of earth (soil) rubbed on paper
dimensions: (16 ×) 70 × 50 cm
signature and inscriptions: titled [see 'comment'], signed and dated [not on all parts] 'herman de vries 2015' on the front (pencil)
current repository: collection AkzoNobel Art Foundation, Amsterdam
current repository number: 5953 a-p
collecting history: acquired directly from the artist in 2015
related works:
comment: the samples of the soil are collected in: gardena, etiopia (5953-a) | drapeia (near kalavasos) cyprus (5953-b) | saint cesaine aux bris, fr (5953-c) | oudeschild, texel (5953-d) | quandong, west australia (5953-e) | katsouni, leros, gr (5953-f) | cyprus (5953-g) | viñales, w. cuba (5953-h) | las rosas, la gomera, canarias (5953-i) | groningen (5953-j) | from earth: rustrel, vaucluse, fr (5953-k) | cabezo, de toro, la gomera (5953-l) | ormiston gorge, central australia (5953-m) | varkala, india (5953-n) | varkala, india (5953-o) | montaña colorada, el hierro, canarias (5953-p)
photo/scan: courtesy AkzoNobel Art Foundation, Amsterdam
rights & reproduction: herman de vries