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Anna Banana mail art to John Evans, 2008, from the John Evans papers, 1972-2012, bulk 1970s-2012

Anna Banana mail art to John Evans, 2008

Banana, Anna, 1940-

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Title: Anna Banana mail art to John Evans

Date: 2008

Physical Details: 1 mail art : various media ; 19 x 26 cm

Description: 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."

Creator: Banana, Anna, 1940-

Forms part of: John Evans papers, 1972-2012, bulk 1970s-2012

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Anna Banana mail art to John Evans, 2008. John Evans papers, 1972-2012, bulk 1970s-2012. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 18607