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Mr. Peanut Drawings

Artist
Vincent Trasov
Price
$49.00
Date
2017
Publisher
New Documents
Format
Artists' Books
ISBN
978-1-927354-28-5
Genre
Drawing, Wholesale
Description

In 1970, Trasov assumed the identity of Mr. Peanut, donning a handmade paper mâché replica of the mascot of the Planters Peanut Company. Soon after, he produced The Mr. Peanut Mayoralty Campaign of 1974, a twenty-day performance developed in collaboration with members of the Vancouver arts community. The legume quickly became Trasov’s cipher and central component of his practice. Mr. Peanut Drawings collects nearly a hundred of Trasov’s Peanut drawings together with a text by Nancy Tousley.

Hardcover, case-bound, b/w
Edition of 1000

  1. Mr. Peanut Drawings
 

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