Mail art by Michael Leigh to John Evans. The mail art features a collage of newspaper clippings, black and white photography, images produced by rubber stamps, and stickers. The envelope is made out of a torn printed page folded and taped to form a pocket. A London Union Youth Clubs membership card from 1982/83 is taped at the center beneath a sticker with Evans address. On the envelope verso, the names and addresses of A.1. Waste Paper Co., Ltd. (mail art associated with Michael Leigh) and Hazel Jones, another mail artist, are stamped in ink.
Michael Leigh mail art to John Evans, not before 1982. John Evans papers, 1972-2012, bulk 1970s-2012. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560