Joseph Beuys - Contemporary Art Day Sale London Thursday, February 14, 2013 | Phillips
  • Provenance

    (ii) Galleria Lucio Amelio, Naples
    Acquired from the above by the present owner

  • Literature

    G. Celant, Beuys. Tracce in Italia, Naples, 1978, p..204 (ohne Titel.illustrated)
    J. Shellmann, Joseph Beuys. Die Multiples 1965–1986, Munich, New York 1992, p..92 (besser heute aktiv.illustrated)


Two works: (i) besser heute aktiv; (ii) ohne Titel

(i) handwritten text and ink on paper
(ii) clay and ink on paper

(i) 14.7 x 21 cm (5 3/4 x 8 1/4 in)
(ii) 22.4 x 20.9 cm (8 7/8 x 8 1/4 in)

(i) Initialed 'J.B.' upper left. This work is from a planned edition of 100, only 75 editions were produced. Published by Edition Staeck, Heidelberg.
(ii) Signed 'Beuys' on the reverse.
Each work is accompanied by an expertise by Heiner Bastian.

£20,000 - 30,000 

Contemporary Art Day Sale

15 February 2013