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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
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