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plotter drawing - Achsenparalleler Polygonzug
  • Achsenparalleler Polygonzug
    Nake, Frieder, born 1938
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Achsenparalleler Polygonzug

  • Object:

    plotter drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (made)

  • Date:

    1965 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Nake, Frieder, born 1938 (computer artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    ink on paper

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case DA, shelf 3

Physical description

Plotter drawing. Black, red and blue lines form a geometric pattern.

Place of Origin

Germany (made)


1965 (made)


Nake, Frieder, born 1938 (computer artist)

Materials and Techniques

ink on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Artist name and edition number written in pencil on reverse
Achsenparalleler is German for 'parallel to the axis'


Width: 31.3 cm, Height: 22.5 cm

Object history note

The plotter drawing was sold in the 1960s by Galerie Daedalus in Berlin. The gallery was run by Hanspeter Heidrich.

Descriptive line

Achsenparalleler Polygonzug, ink on paper, 1965 by Frieder Nake

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Ex Machina, frühe Computergrafik bis 1979 : die Sammlungen Franke und weitere Stiftungen in der Kunsthalle Bremen : Herbert W. Franke zum 80. Geburtstag : Kunsthalle Bremen, 17. Juni bis 26. Juli 2007 / herausgegeben von Wulf Herzogenrath und Barbara Nierhoff-Wielk = Ex Machina, early computer graphics up to 1979 : the Franke collections and other foundations at the Kunsthalle Bremen : for the 80th birthday of Herbert W. Franke / edited by Wulf Herzogenrath and Barbara Nierhoff-Wielk.


Plotter drawing




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