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Grüne Geige (Green Violin)

Date
1974
Dimensions
24 x 8-1/2 x 3-3/4 inches
Type
Multiples
Description
Green-painted violin, based on an "Action Object" from the Fluxus concert "oder sollen wir es verändern" by Beuys and Christiansen at the Städtischen Museum Mönchengladbach, March 27, 1969. Appeared in a crate "Two Fluxus Objects" with Telephon S-------------E [ backward E] (Telephone S-------------R [backward R]) WAC acc. # 92.396.
Materials
painted violin, ink stamp
Credit Line
Alfred and Marie Greisinger Collection, Walker Art Center, T. B. Walker Acquisition Fund, 1992
Accession Number
1992.397
Inscriptions
Stamped in ink with "FLUXUS ZONE WEST" stamp
Copyright
Copyright Estate of Joseph Beuys / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York