(Germany 12 May 1921 – 23 Jan 1986)
Save the woods
- Other titles:
- Save the forest
- Not on display
- Further information
This image is documentation of an environment protection action on 14 December 1971, in which Beuys and a group of fifty students swept the Grafenberger woods in Düsseldorf to protest against the planned removal of a local forest to make way for tennis courts.
- offset lithograph
- 49.0 x 50.0 cm sheet; 83.8 x 66.0 x 4.0 cm frame
- Signature & date
Signed l.r. sheet, pencil "Joseph Beuys". Not dated.
- Purchased 1990
- Accession number
- © Joseph Beuys, 1972/Bild-Kunst. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney