A Series of 90 Paintings (Signed)

Joseph Beuys


Munich: Verlag Schellmann & Klüser, 1976. First Edition. Softcover with Dust Jacket. 8 x 11 inches

Near Fine. Some aging to spine and top edge of dust jacket, with one minor closed tear at the foot of the spine. Interior pages clean with typical age toning to edges.

Signed by Joseph Beuys in pencil on the title page and numbered 159/500 in black ink stamp on the rear free endpaper, as issued.

"A Series of 90 Paintings" documents the artist's series "2 Schafskopfe (Loch)", issued as "unique multiples" by Verlag Schellmann & Klüser in 1976. Painted between 1961 and 1975, these abstracted images of two sheep heads were executed with oil, fat, torn whole, on BFK Rives paper. This book has been hand-made of 90 blueprints in a limited edition of 500 signed and numbered copies.