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Das Orwell-Bein — Hose für das 21. Jahrhundert(The Orwell Leg — Trousers for the 21st Century)

Artist

Joseph Beuys

Date

1984

Institution Walker Art Center
Location Not on view.
Das Orwell-Bein — Hose für das 21. Jahrhundert(The Orwell Leg — Trousers for the 21st Century), Joseph Beuys
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Courtesy Walker Art Center
Joseph Beuys, The Orwell Leg--Trousers for the 21st Century (1984)
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Medium: Mixed Media, Multiples, Other | denim jeans
Size: Overall 45 x 20 x 0.25 inches
Culture: German
Style: Fluxus
Inscriptions: In pencil on paper tag attached by thread to back left pocket "Joseph Beuys"; In pencil on paper tag attached by thread to back left pocket "la Jambe d'Orwell / Pantalon pour / le 21e siecle"
Physical Description: denim jeans with circular hole cut in both knees
Credit: Collection Walker Art Center; Alfred and Marie Greisinger Collection, Walker Art Center, T. B. Walker Acquisition Fund, 1992
Accession Number: 1992.197
Rights: Copyright Estate of Joseph Beuys / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Artist: Joseph Beuys, German, 1921 - 1986
Role: Artist
Nationality: German
Life Dates: German, 1921 - 1986
Added to Site: March 1, 2009