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- Luftpost (Airmail)
- Joseph Beuys
- 4-½ × 6-3/8 inches
- airmail envelope, ink stamp
- Not on view
- Mixed Media (Multiples)
- Accession Number
- In ink reverse UM “Joseph Beuys”; In ink reverse UM “Joseph Beuys”; “24/50”; stamped in ink front with “Hauptstrom” stamp and two other stamps; stamped in ink reverse with publisher stamp “edition tangente”
- Physical Description
- Airmail envelope with page of chemistry textbook (WAC is missing the chemistry textbook page illustrated as part of the work; see 1992 Schellmann catalogue #33). Produced during Beuys’ 50th birthday action in the Staatliche Kunstakademie, Düsseldorf.
- Credit Line
- Alfred and Marie Greisinger Collection, Walker Art Center, T. B. Walker Acquisition Fund, 1992