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Joseph Beuys



Institution Walker Art Center
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Pala, Joseph Beuys
Courtesy Walker Art Center
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Medium: Mixed Media, Multiples, Other | wood, wrought iron, burnt inscription
Size: overall 53 x 11.75 x 5.5 inches
Culture: German
Style: Fluxus
Inscriptions: in pencil on wood above handle and blade connection "Joseph Beuys 21/35"; burned into side of wooden handle just above handle and blade connection "7000 EICHEN"
Physical Description: A handmade garden spade.
Credit: Collection Walker Art Center; Gift of DataCard Corporation in honor of Hans Graf von der Goltz, 1997
Accession Number: 1997.121
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