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

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.


Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art

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Mon – Sun, 10am – 5pm Closed 25 & 26 Dec
(August - Mon – Sun, 10am – 6pm)



Exhibitions at Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art

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