Go back

Other Views

Joseph Beuys

Suite Zirkulationszeit - Urschlitten 2

etching and drypoint on laid paper
1982
56,8 x 45 cm / 22 3/8 x 17 3/4 in.
inscribed 'Druckspuren weglassen!' (eliminate traces of printing!), 'A', 'Hintergrund wie B' (background like B), and '40' print with handwritten annotations for printing by the artist before the edition of 75 + XXV + 7 hc + some ap

Beuys was one of the internationally most influential artists of the 20th century - and he was an artistic all-rounder. He was a sculptor, draftsman and above all, a performance artist, whose happenings and performances were controversial and attracted public attention. Beuys also made a name for himself as an art theoretician. In his works, he questions the potential and limits of humanism and social philosophy. Against this background, Beuys developed an extended definition of art and in the late 1970s spoke of a "Social Sculpture", which claims the cooperation of society and politics.

Price on request

A short notice at the request of the EU: This website uses cookies in order to offer its users certain services.
None of the thereby collected data will be used to identify or contact you.