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Optimistic Box No. 4 and 5


Robert Filliou



Institution Walker Art Center
Location Not on view.
Optimistic Box No. 4 and 5, Robert Filliou
ìone thing I learned since I was bornî
Courtesy Walker Art Center
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Medium: Mixed Media, Multiples, Other | ceramic piggy bank, paper labels, offset lithograph
Size: 4.375 x 6.125 x 3.75 inches
Culture: French
Style: Fluxus
Inscriptions: In pencil "R.F." above printed name on second label
Physical Description: A pink piggy bank with a label attached to both sides of the pig. One label with text in red "Optimistic Box 4 and 5 One thing I learned since I was born." The other label "That I must die since I was born Robert Filliou"
Credit: Collection Walker Art Center; T. B. Walker Acquisition Fund, 1992
Accession Number: 1992.137
Artist: Robert Filliou, French, 1926 - 1987
Role: Artist
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French, 1926 - 1987
Added to Site: March 1, 2009