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Andre, Carl, 1935-  Search this
Held, John, 1947-  Search this
1986 March 25
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 postcard : handwritten ; 11 x 14 cm.
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!
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.
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Current copyright status is undetermined
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Cartoons (humorous images)  Search this
Mail art  Search this
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John Held papers relating to mail art, 1947-2013
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Archives of American Art