Lot 543: [FLUXUS] VAUTIER, BEN Group of approximately ten ephemeral publications,
November 5, 2012
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Group of approximately ten ephemeral publications, including five issues of Tout; Stencils de Ben 1963-1969; Verse; three issues of Ben Dieu; and seventeen postcard-size announcements from Ben. [Nice: Ben, circa 1959-1975]. Original wrappers. Various sizes and paginations, incorporating a wide range of found objects ranging from razor blades to recordings. Generally in fine condition, but (because of the many inserted objects) sold not subject to return.
Ben (he is generally referred to simply by that name alone), is a major Nice-based artist who was part of the Fluxus movement of the 1960s, and was closely involved with Yves Klein.
C The Darryl Kelly Collection, Formerly Property of Harry Shunk
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