Artwork: Unterwasserbuch
Size: overall: 40.6 x 124.4 x 53.9 cm
Medium: Metal and wax box, rubber book, flashlight and water
Creation year: 1972
Marks: Signed 'Joseph Beuys' (upper outer edge of the box); incised with the artist's signature and dated 'Joseph Beuys 72' (on the flashlight)
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Artwork details : This work is a unique variant from an unnumbered edition of two
Provenance: Galerie Denise Rene Hans Mayer, Dusseldorf; Lone Star Foundation, New York; Sale of 23 works from the Dia Art Foundation; Sotheby's, New York, 5 November 1985, lot 1; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner

Christie's New York

Date: 2017-05-18
Lot Number: 758