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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1995.552.A-C
People
Joseph Beuys, German (Krefeld, Germany 1921 - 1986 Düsseldorf, Germany)
Published by Edizioni Lucio Amelio
Title
Capri Battery
Other Titles
Original Language Title: Capri-Batterie
Classification
Multiples
Work Type
multiple, sculpture
Date
1985
Culture
German
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/215327
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Light bulb, socket, printed card, printed wooden box
Dimensions
box: 18.4 x 18.4 x 18.4 cm (7 1/4 x 7 1/4 x 7 1/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: on card in graphite at c.: Joseph Beuys
  • inscription: c. on card, graphite, in artist's hand: 162/200
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Edition
162 / 200 plus a few a.p.
Standard Reference Number
Schellmann 546, p. 399
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, The Willy and Charlotte Reber Collection, Edmée Busch Greenough Fund
Copyright
© Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Accession Year
1995
Object Number
1995.552.A-C
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

In/Tuition: a seminar's engagement with Joseph Beuys, Busch-Reisinger Museum, Cambridge, 09/20/1997 - 12/07/1997

Eat Art: Joseph Beuys, Dieter Roth, Sonja Alhäuser, Harvard University Art Museums, Busch-Reisinger Museum, 10/04/2001 - 12/16/2001

32Q: 1100 60’s Experiment, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 10/04/2018 - 04/09/2019

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