KIPPENBERGER~Martin. The Happy End of Kafka’s Amerika.


Publisher: Museum Boymans-van Beuningen, Rotterdam
Year: 1994
ISBN: 90-6918-130-4
Author: Schampers~Karel
First edition;
Paperback; 4to.; unpag.

Condition: Fine

Bound in photographically illustrated French card wraps.

Limited edition of 1500 copies. (96pp), 330 b&w illustrations. Text in German and Dutch. Designed by Martin Kippenberger & Karel Schampers. With an exhibition history, bibliography, and discography.

Kippenberger's latest artist book published in conjunction with the 1994 exhibition at the Museum Boymans-van Beuningen, three years before his death.

The book is Ilustrated with monochrome reproductions of 330 images assembled by Kippenberger.

This is the artist's book cum catalogue published in conjunction with the 1994 Martin Kippenberger exhibition held at the Museum Boymans-van Beuningen entitled "The Happy End of Franz Kafka's "Amerika". It reproduces three hundred and thirty images of drawings, sculptures, paintings and visual material collected by the late, great German artist on the subject of "Table - Chair - Job Interview". (entry number one hundred and twenty-four in Uwe Koch's "Annotated catalogue raisonné of the Books by Martin Kippenberger 1977-1997")

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