Joseph Beuys und die Medizin

Axel Hinrich Murken


F. Coppenrath Verlag, Münster, 1979. First Edition. Hardcover with felted boards and leather handle bolted at the spine. 160pp., 8.75 x 9.5 inches

Near Fine. Slight rubbing and scratching to the printed element of the front cover, with a small chip at left. Minimal toning to pages.

A singular volume examining the presence of medicine and alchemical healing throughout the works of Joseph Beuys. Well-illustrated in color and black-and-white. Includes excerpts of a 1973 conversation with the artist, in addition to numerous essays from art collector and medical historian Axel Murken. Distinctive book design by Beuys.

Text in German and English.