Jörg Schellman Collection of Joseph Beuys Multiples by Joseph Beuys

The multiples comprise Beuys' editioned work including sculptures, prints, books, photographs, records and objects.


Details

Art Fund grant:
£100,000 ( Total: £660,000)
Acquired in:
2002
Vendor:
Anthony d'Offay Gallery

The collection represents over a third of the artist's total output of multiples and includes important works such as 'Sled' 1969, 'Felt Suit' 1970, 'La rivoluzione siamo Noi' 1972, 'The Silence' 1973, 'Green Violin' 1974 and 'Telephone T---' 1974.

Provenance

Jörg Schellmann, Munich was a close friend of the artist and publisher of a number of the multiples, he compiled the collection with the intention that it should enter a museum.

Venue details

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art 73/75 Belford Road, EDINBURGH Edinburgh EH4 3DR 0131 624 6200 www.nationalgalleries.org

Entry details

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