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Joseph Beuys

From Hearth I

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Estimate:

10,000 - 15,000 GBP

Joseph Beuys

Joseph Beuys

From Hearth I

From Hearth I

Estimate:

10,000 - 15,000 GBP

Joseph Beuys

1921 - 1986

From Hearth I


i: signed, titled and dated 1978 and variously inscribed on the reverse

ii: titled, dated 1978 and variously inscribed on the reverse

Braunkreuz and pen on paper, in two parts

i: 20.1 by 20.9 cm. 7⅞ by 8¼ in. ii: 20.9 by 23.5 cm. 8¼ by 9⅜ in.

framed: 68 by 52.5 cm. 26¾ by 20¾ in.

Colour:

The colours in the catalogue illustration are fairly accurate, although the overall tonality is slightly deeper in the original. Please note the colours in the online catalogue illustration may vary depending on screen settings.


Condition:

This work is in very good condition. Each sheet is hinged verso to the backing board at the upper corners. There are a few thin drying cracks to the left edge of the lower sheet, with some associated specks of paint loss towards the centre of the edge, as well as some further small losses to the corner tips, most notably at the upper right corner of the upper sheet.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner
Madrid, Fundación Caja de Pensiones; Gibellina, Museo Civico di Arte Contemporanea; Mönchengladbach, Städtisches Museum Abteiberg; and Tampere, Sara Hildénin Taidemuseo, Joseph Beuys. Dibujos Drawings, October 1985 – November 1986, n.p., no. 72, illustrated