8 April 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 10,000
Estimate GBP 8,000 - GBP 12,000
Joseph Beuys (F. & S. II.245)
screenprint in white with diamond dust, 1980, on Arches Black Cover paper, signed in pencil, numbered 74/90 (there were also 15 artist's proofs), published by Editions Schellmann & Klüser, Munich and New York, with their blindstamp, the full sheet, a deckle edge above and below, in very good condition, framed
L., S. 1118 x 762 mm.
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