Collage by Ray Johnson. Ray Johnson.
Collage by Ray Johnson

Collage by Ray Johnson

New York: 1967. 5 x 7" collage on postcard, rubberstamped "Collage by Alexandra Findlay" and "Ray Johnson".

A collage by Ray Johnson upon a postcard exhibition announcement for "The Hanging Floating and Cantilevered Show" at gallerist John Gibson's office. Ray has added the phrase "Let it all Laing Out" in his distinctive hand following the name of the show, stapled a match booklet with an advertisement to become a computer programmer to the postcard, and sent the postcard back to "Mr. John Gibsong." Offered with John Gibson's file personal copy of the same postcard announcement, which he has addressed and mailed to himself.

Alexandra Findlay was a mail art persona of Ray Johnson. The rubberstamp is in his rubberstamp collection in the archive at Feigen.

Collage with a couple of strong creases, else very good. Item #25196

Price: $600.00

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