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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1996.207
People
Joseph Beuys, German (Krefeld, Germany 1921 - 1986 Düsseldorf, Germany)
Published by Edizioni Lucrezia De Domizio Durini
Title
a one hour drama
Classification
Multiples
Work Type
videotape, multiple
Date
1984
Culture
German
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/218540
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Videotape and applied labels, inscribed in blue ink, in cardboard slipcase
Dimensions
9.7 × 16 × 2.7 cm (3 13/16 × 6 5/16 × 1 1/16 in.)
duration: 3600 sec. (60 min.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: in blue ink on applied label at l.r.: Joseph Beuys
  • inscription: on applied label at u.r., blue ink, handwritten, English, in artist's hand: a one hour / drama
  • inscription: on applied label at l.c., blue ink, handwritten, in artist's hand: 2/10
  • stamp: on applied label along spine of video, black ink, Italian: EDIZIONI LUCREZIA DE DOMIZIO / PESCARA -- ITALIA
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Edition
2 / 10
Standard Reference Number
Schellmann 483, p. 364
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, The Willy and Charlotte Reber Collection, Gift of Charlotte Reber
Copyright
© Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Accession Year
1996
Object Number
1996.207
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Videotape is in Betamax format, and contains 60 minutes of footage.

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