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Creator:
Andre, Carl, 1935-  Search this
Held, John, 1947-  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1986 March 25
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 postcard : handwritten ; 11 x 14 cm.
Summary:
Andre congratulates Held on his collection of mail art, though Andre specifies that he does not consider himself a mail artist.<br>Front of postcard features a cartoon signed "Willy Smacks" which depicts policemen at the Tate Gallery following the theft of an artwork by Carl Andre. The caption reads: It seems they broke the window with this diamond tiara, then got away with the bricks!
Citation:
Carl Andre postcard to John Held Jr., 1986 March 25. John Held papers relating to mail art, 1947-2013. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Use Note:
Current copyright status is undetermined
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Cartoons (humorous images)  Search this
Mail art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)15103
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John Held papers relating to mail art, 1947-2013
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_15103