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Das Schweigen (The Silence)

Joseph Beuys-Das Schweigen (The Silence)-1973

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Das Schweigen (The Silence)
Size:
diameter (each reel): 38.1; case: 21.6 x 43.1 x 41.9 cm
Edition Size :
50 (+ 10 AP)
Medium :
Five 35mm film reels of ingmar bergman's the silence, 1962, lacquered and plated in copper and zinc baths with original labeled case
Creation Year:
1973
Category :
Sculpture

Christie’s New York

Date:
2017-05-18
Lot Number :
855
Low Estimate :
$40,000[0%]*
High Estimate :
$60,000[-33%]*
Hammer Price :
$40,000
Sold For :
$50,000*
Notes :
Stamped with the artist's name, titled, numbered, dated and inscribed 'Copyright 1973 by Edition Rene Block Berlin and MULTIPLES INC. New York Auflage 50 Exemplare Dieses Exemplare tragt die Nummer 29 JOSEPH BEUYS DAS SCHWEIGEN HUSTENANFALL-GLETSCHER' (on two plaques affixed to the first reel); stamped again with the artist's name, titled again and numbered sequentially 'JOSEPH BEUYS DAS SCHWEIGEN 1-5' (on a plaque affixed to each reel), published by Edition Rene Block, Berlin and Multiples Inc., New York