Woodcut, 11 x 26 cm, up. le. sign. a. dat. Josef Beuys 1951, unframed. - We are grateful to Eva Beuys for kindly confirming the authenticity. - Prov.: Gift of the artist to Monika Heggemann, born Witthaus. Monika Witthaus was the daughter of the Werkbund chairman Werner Witthaus and a friend of Beuys. - As an extra: a letter of Beuys to Monika Witthaus from 9.3.51 in which he reports to her about his work with the animal film maker Heinz Sielmann.