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books and publications

1992

stream (water reproductions)
waters of the dochart photographed by herman de vries at killin 2nd of june 1986
series of 3 photographs in color, printed on kodak paper (each 46 × 66 cm) in a blue box with title, inside on the left side the note 'no beginning no end', on the right side the imprint
edition of 17 copies, signed and numbered by the artist
see also Lydia Megert Editions, Bern
[les livres et les publications 75]

1993

meine poesie ist die welt
galerie d+c mueller-roth : stuttgart 1993
84 + 24 p. (26.6 × 20.7 cm)
edition 13, numbered and signed
based on the catalogue for the exhibition 'meine poesie ist die welt', added 24 pages
[les livres et les publications 76]

from white earth / von weisser erde
lydia megert edition : bern 1993
7 sheets (27.4 × 20.9 cm), each with one sample of white earth, rubbed in by hand by the artist, a handwritten coverpage with, on the back, the identification of the origins of earths: france, germany, greece, spain, curaçao, turkey and morocco, a sheet of japanese paper with a poem in english in a handlabeled box
signed and numbered edition of 13 copies
see also library of earth colours (2005)
[les livres et les publications 77]

filmnotes
lydia megert edition : bern 1993
video
signed and numbered edition of 30 copies
[les livres et les publications 78]

1994

remember gustav theodor fechner
eschenau summer press & temporary travelling press publication 33
[les livres et les publications 79]

1995

terrae petrinsulares
edition lydia megert : bern 1995
14 fol. (15 × 10.5 cm)
edition 7, numbered
[les livres et les publications 80]

botanische werke : distelsamen
the eschenau summer press publications 34
[les livres et les publications 81]

1996

this
the eschenau summer press publications 37
[les livres et les publications 82]

1997

- green? -
edition lydia megert : bern and montreuil/paris 1997
9 sheets (22.9 × 17.9 cm), each with one sample of green earth, rubbed in by hand by the artist, a handwritten coverpage with, on the back, the identification of the origins of earths: scotland, germany, switzerland, france and greece, a sheet of japanese paper with a printed poem in english in a handlabeled box
signed and numbered edition of 11 copies
including - supplement green? -, collected: hermigua, la gomera, 1 sheet added 2000 and - supplement II - green? -, origin: north cyprus, 1 sheet added 2002
see also library of earth colours (2005)
[les livres et les publications 83]

earth notes
ed. by the artist : eschenau (1983) 1997-2008
9 vols., each 224 p., containing 108 earth rubbings each (varying formats)
edition 1
[les livres et les publications 84]

1998

red! rouge! - from red earth   de la terre rouge -
edition lydia megert : paris/montreuil 1998
10 sheets (28.4 × 22.5 cm), each with one sample of red earth, rubbed in by hand by the artist, a handwritten coverpage with, on the back, the identification of the origins of earths: germany, spain. france, canary islands, tunisia, jordan, denmark and greece, a sheet of japanese paper with a printed text in a handlabeled box
signed and numbered edition of 17 copies
see also library of earth colours (2005)
[les livres et les publications 85]

de tuindorpcollecties. tuindorp de kievet, tilburg
[voorwoord peter blankenstein]
stichting bronzen beverfonds : tilburg / de mondriaan stichting : amsterdam 1998
64 p. (23 × 16 cm)
edition 2500
guide which accompanied the project 'de tuindorpcollecties' in 'tuindorp De Kievit', Tilburg
[les livres et les publications 86]

1999

108 x
lydia megert editions : montreuil/paris 1999
9 fol. (50 × 50 cm)
edition 19 + 1 a.p., numbered and signed
portfolio with 9 sheets each with a passe-partout, each with 12 small cellophan bags containing one item. Each bag contains one item, such as grass, earth, feathers, bark, animal hair, leaves, wings of butterflies, plus one cover page with handwritten title, signature and number of the edition; in a linen portfolio
see also Lydia Megert Editions, Bern
[not in les livres et les publications]

wörter
eschenau summer press publication 42
[les livres et les publications 87]

tutto
eschenau summer press publication 44
[les livres et les publications 88]

watergoed kop van overijssel
Esselink Stichting : Zwolle / Mondriaan Stichting : Amsterdam 1999
40 p. (29,7 × 21 cm)
This edition is nr. 5 in the series of projects, initiated by the 'Praktijkbureau Beeldende Kunstopdrachten'
[les livres et les publications 89]

the book of ashes, collected 1990-1999
ed. by the artist : eschenau 1999
220 p. (28.7 × 24.2 cm)
edition 1
[les livres et les publications 90]

2000

different & identic
eschenau summer press publications 45
[les livres et les publications 91]

- grey & gray - from earth
edition lydia megert : bern and montreuil/paris 2000
9 sheets (28.5 × 21 cm), each with one sample of grey earth, rubbed in by hand by the artist, a handwritten coverpage with, on the back, the identification of the origins of earths : greece, island, france, poland and switzerland in a handlabeled box
signed and numbered edition of 17 copies
see also library of earth colours (2005)
[les livres et les publications 92]

bibliographic references

cover les livres et les publications
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

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