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Telephon S-------------E [ backward E] (Telephone T-------------R [backward R])

Date
1974
Dimensions
each can 4 x 4 x 4-3/4 inches
Type
Multiples
Description
Two tin cans joined with string, comprising a "telephone" Appeared in a crate "Two Fluxus Objects" together with green painted violin by H. Christiansen and Beuys (Action object from the Fluxus Concert " . . . Or shall we change it" by Beuys/Christiansen in Städt. Museum Mönchengladbach, 27.3.1969) WAC Acc # 92.397.
Materials
tin cans, string, paint, paper
Credit Line
Alfred and Marie Greisinger Collection, Walker Art Center, T. B. Walker Acquisition Fund, 1992
Accession Number
1992.396
Inscriptions
stamped in ink on brown paper tag "No. 05/24"
Copyright
Copyright Estate of Joseph Beuys / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York