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Palazzo Duca St. Stefano from the von Gloeden Postcards series

Date
1978
Dimensions
5-1/2 x 3-1/2 inches
Type
Multiples
Description
from von Gloeden Postcards, a series of 13 Italian postcards with photographs by Baron von Gloeden (1856-1931), to which Beuys has made handwritten additions. (On these postcards Beuys made whimsical drawings)
Materials
offset lithograph, graphite on paper
Credit Line
Alfred and Marie Greisinger Collection, Walker Art Center, T. B. Walker Acquisition Fund, 1992
Accession Number
1992.284.9
Inscriptions
In pencil front UR "Essenza III"; LR "11/17"; other penciled marks and notations [Beuys's "drawing" of the "Hauptstrom" ink stamp]
Copyright
Copyright Estate of Joseph Beuys / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York