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Carl Andre postcard to John Held

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Andre, Carl, 1935-
Held, John, 1935-
1986 Mar. 25
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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.
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!
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Cartoons (humorous images)
Mail art
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