Joseph Beuys

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Joseph Beuys - Senza Titolo

Joseph Beuys - Senza Titolo

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Lot number: 79
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Lot 79: Joseph Beuys, 3 Stamps, Signed & with FIU Stamp, c. 1984 Description: Lithograph on glossy paper Germany, circa 1984 Joseph Beuys (1921-1986) - German performance artist, sculptor and graphic artist Signed in red felt pen 'Joseph Beuys' Verso with stamp of the 'Free International University' Framed under glass Sheet size: approx. 12.7 x 20 cm Very good condition Small, rare work by the German artist, showing the political aspect of his oeuvre; Joseph Beuys' hand signed works are highly sought-after This unusual work by Joseph Beuys shows three motifs based on special stamps that were planned to be released as part of the initiative 'Aktion Volksentscheid' launched in 1982. The surcharges on the stamps should be used to finance the campaign. The design of one of the stamps was by Beuys himself, from 1982. As early as 1971 Joseph Beuys founded the 'Organisation für Direkte Demokratie durch Volksabstimmung' in Dusseldorf and continued to be politically active in the 1980s, with democracy being a recurring themes in many of his works. The work is signed in red felt pen 'Joseph Beuys' on the front, and bears the stamp of the 'Free International University' on the verso. The sheet is in very good condition. It is mounted with photo corners between two glass panels. The frame shows only slight signs of wear. The framed work measures 38 x 33 cm, the sheet size is approx. 12.7 x 20 cm. Joseph Beuys (1921-1986) Born in Krefeld in 1921, Joseph Beuys was one of the most important German artists of the second half of the 20th Century. After his military service at the German Air Force and his legendary plane crash in 1944, Beuys began his career as an artist as the master pupil of Ewald Mataré at the Stately Art Academy in Dusseldorf. Early on, the artist received numerous commissions and in 1961 he was called to the Dusseldorf Academy as a professor. Beuys's works were exhibited at the documenta III in Kassel and the 37th Venice Biennale and were honored with many international awards. In 1979, Beuys met Andy Warhol, who created the famous silkscreen portrait of the artist. In 1986 Beuys died at the age of 64 in his studio in Dusseldorf. His works can be found in many international museums such as the Tate Modern in London, The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston and the Museum Hamburger Bahnhof in Berlin.
Joseph Beuys - Von Hodler Zur Antiform

Joseph Beuys - Von Hodler Zur Antiform

Original 1970
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Lot number: 61
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Description: Publisher promotion card: Offset on cardboard Switzerland, 1970 Joseph Beuys (1921-1986) - German action and object artist and draftsman Signed on the right with red felt pen 'Joseph Beuys' With the stamp 'Free International University' Promotion card for the book 'Von Hodler zur Antiform. Geschichte der Kunsthalle Bern', Benteli Verlag, Bern 1970 In black wooden frame Dimensions: 10.9 x 18 cm Very good condition Joseph Beuys' hand signed works are highly sought-after; multiples by the artist fetch up to more than €61,000 at international auctions The artist Joseph Beuys has signed this promotion card with which the publisher Benteli advertised the new publication 'From Hodler to antiform' by Jean-Christophe Ammann and Harald Szeemann in Bern in 1970. The artist also provided it with one of his stamps and thus turned it into a multiple. The promotion card of the publisher Benteli in Bern is signed on the right with red felt pen 'Joseph Beuys', and provided with the stamp 'Free International University'. It is overall in very good condition and framed unmounted. The frame is in good condition with only minor signs of wear. The card measures 10.9 x 18 cm. The framed dimensions are 28 x 26.8 cm. Joseph Beuys (1921-1986) Born in Krefeld in 1921, Joseph Beuys was one of the most important German artists of the second half of the 20th Century. After his military service at the German Air Force and his legendary plane crash in 1944, Beuys began his career as an artist as the master pupil of Ewald Mataré at the Stately Art Academy in Düsseldorf. Early on, the artist received numerous commissions and in 1961 he was called to the Düsseldorf Academy as a professor. Beuys's works were exhibited at the documenta III in Kassel and the 37th Venice Biennale and were honored with many international awards. In 1979, Beuys met Andy Warhol, who created the famous silkscreen portrait of the artist. In 1986 Beuys died at the age of 64 in his studio in Düsseldorf. His works can be found in many international museums such as the Tate Modern in London, The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston and the Museum Hamburger Bahnhof in Berlin. (fea)
Joseph Beuys - No 1 Documente. Abendunterhaltung

Joseph Beuys - No 1 Documente. Abendunterhaltung

Original 1977
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Lot number: 51
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Lot 51: Joseph Beuys, 'No 1 documente. Abendunterhaltung', 1977 Description: Multiple: Cardboard box with various print works Germany, 1977 Joseph Beuys (1921-1986) - German action and object artist and draftsman Signed on the box lid in red felt tip pen 'Joseph Beuys' and provided with the blue stamp 'Free International University' Published by Achberger Verlagsanstalt, Hamburg Incuding: 'Abendunterhaltung', 'Beuys vor der Überfahrt' and 'Ich denke sowieso mit dem Knie' Added are two further print works In showcase frame Dimensions: 21.5 x 16 x 10.7 cm Provenance: Private collection, Germany Very good condition Joseph Beuys' hand signed works are highly sought-after; multiples by the artist fetch up to more than €61,000 at international auctions On March 5, 1977, a conversation between Joseph Beuys, journalists from Hamburg and academics took place, which was documented by the Achberger publishing house in Hamburg under the title 'No 1 documente. Abendunterhaltung '. This documentation consists of the most interesting parts of the conversation printed in newspaper format with 'Bild Zeitung' design, the poster 'Beuys vor der Überfahrt' and the postcard 'Ich denke sowieso mit dem Knie'. The box was probably wrapped in added announcement of the book 'Soziale Plastik. Materialien zu Joseph Beuys', which was also published by the publishing house Achberger as well and is also added here. Complementing there is a publication list of the publishing house. This box is signed on the lid in red felt tip pen ‚Joseph Beuys', and provided with the blue stamp 'Free International University', with which also the contained documentation 'Abendunterhaltung' in newspaper format is stamped. The object is mounted into a showcase frame together with two further print works. All pieces are in very good condition. The frame is in good condition with slight signs of wear. The cardboard box measures 21.5 x 16 x 1.7 cm. The framed dimensions are 62 x 72 cm. Joseph Beuys (1921-1986) Born in Krefeld in 1921, Joseph Beuys was one of the most important German artists of the second half of the 20th Century. After his military service at the German Air Force and his legendary plane crash in 1944, Beuys began his career as an artist as the master pupil of Ewald Mataré at the Stately Art Academy in Düsseldorf. Early on, the artist received numerous commissions and in 1961 he was called to the Düsseldorf Academy as a professor. Beuys's works were exhibited at the documenta III in Kassel and the 37th Venice Biennale and were honored with many international awards. In 1979, Beuys met Andy Warhol, who created the famous silkscreen portrait of the artist. In 1986 Beuys died at the age of 64 in his studio in Düsseldorf. His works can be found in many international museums such as the Tate Modern in London, The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston and the Museum Hamburger Bahnhof in Berlin. (fea)
Joseph Beuys - Capri-batterie

Joseph Beuys - Capri-batterie

Original 1985
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Lot number: 12
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Joseph Beuys Capri-Batterie , 1985 Light bulb with plug socket and exchangeable lemon, Dimensions variable, light bulb and plug socket 11.7 x 6.6 x 5.8 cm (4 5/8 x 2 5/8 x 2 1/4 in.) signed and numbered 28/200 in pencil on the accompanying Certificate of Authenticity (there were also a number of artist's proofs), published by Edizioni Lucio Amelio, Naples, contained in the original wooden box. Literature Edition Schellmann 546
Joseph Beuys - Aus: Zeichen Aus Dem Braunraum

Joseph Beuys - Aus: Zeichen Aus Dem Braunraum

Original 1984
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Lot number: 1140
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Joseph Beuys, 1921 Kleve – 1986 Düsseldorf AUS: ZEICHEN AUS DEM BRAUNRAUM, BLATT 1, 1984 Farbserigrafie auf dünnem Maschinenpapier. 21 x 23,5 cm, blattgroß. Signiert und nummeriert "12/ 150", jedoch wurden de facto nur 100 Abzüge gedruckt. Blatt 1 der Folge von 8 Serigrafien, erschienen bei Edition Staeck, Heidelberg 1984. Literatur: Schellmann 515. (9917231) (18) Joseph Beuys, 1921 Kleve - 1986 Düsseldorf FROM: SIGN FROM THE BROWN CHAMBER, PLATE 1, 1984 Colour screenprint on thin machine-made paper. 21 x 23.5 cm, the full sheet. Signed and numbered "12/ 150". De facto only 100 copies were printed. Plate 1 of the series comprising 8 screenprints, published by Edition Staeck, Heidelberg 1984. Literature: Schellmann 515.
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