.1-.5 attached reels 7-1/2 x 15 inches
Five reels of film of Ingmar Bergman's The Silence (1962). Original 35mm theater copies of German version of film of 1962, lacquered and plated in copper and zinc baths. The carton in which the object is supplied is not a constituent part of the edition.
35mm film, varnish, copper, zinc
Alfred and Marie Greisinger Collection, Walker Art Center, T. B. Walker Acquisition Fund, 1992
Embossed on metal tag center reel 1-5 "JOSEPH BEUYS"Embossed top M "DAS SCHWEIGEN" / Reel # (1-5) / title Impressed on metal tag UM "Copyright 1973 by / Edition René Block, Berlin and Multiples Inc., New York
Copyright Estate of Joseph Beuys / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York