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Anna Banana mail art to John Evans

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Creator:
Banana, Anna, 1940-
Evans, John, 1932-2012
Subject:
Banana, Anna
Evans, John
Johnson, Ray
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
2008
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1 mail art : various media ; 19 x 26 cm
Summary:
Mail art by Anna Banana to John Evans, consisting of a collage which uses Michelangelo's The Creation of Adam as a background. Photographs of the faces of Anna Banana and Ray Johnson are transposed onto the bodies of Adam and God, respectively. Thought and dialog bubbles are inserted into the image.
On verso, Anna Banana thanks Evans for a gift and describes her plans to travel to Europe and prepare for upcoming shows. At the top right corner, the date is listed as "23/08."
Citation:
Anna Banana mail art to John Evans, 2008. John Evans papers, 1972-2012, bulk 1970s-2012. 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:
Mail art
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)18607
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John Evans papers, 1972-2012, bulk 1970s-2012
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
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