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"Nehmt was ihr kriegen könnt!" ("Take What You Can Get!")

Date
1972
Dimensions
11-3/4 x 8-1/4 inches
Type
Multiples
Description
The idea for the print came during the permanent political office in documenta 5 at Kassel when Beuys wrote the above sentence (in relation to the capitalist system) on a blackboard.
Materials
offset lithograph, ink, ink stamp on paper
Credit Line
Alfred and Marie Greisinger Collection, Walker Art Center, T. B. Walker Acquisition Fund, 1992
Accession Number
1992.363
Inscriptions
In ink front R "7/300"; front M "Nehmt was ihr kriegen könnt!"; front LR "Joseph Beuys"; stamped in ink front M with "Hauptstrom" stamp; stamped in ink LM with "edition staeck" stamp
Copyright
Copyright Estate of Joseph Beuys / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York