To Look At
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
M26448.23
People
Ben Vautier, French (Naples, Italy born 1935)
Distributed by Fluxus, American
Title
To Look At
Classification
Multiples
Work Type
altered readymade
Date
late 1960s
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Readymade printed paper target with stamped lettering
Technique
Rubber stamp
Dimensions
9.4 x 9.8 cm (3 11/16 x 3 7/8 in.)
Provenance
Barbara Moore, Bound/Unbound, New York, New York, partial gift partial purchase; to Harvard University Art Museums, June 28, 2005.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
S. 437
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Barbara and Peter Moore Fluxus Collection, Margaret Fisher Fund and gift of Barbara Moore/Bound & Unbound
Accession Year
2005
Object Number
M26448.23
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
Descriptions
Description
A readymade printed paper target stamped with the phrase "TO LOOK AT". Included in Flux Year Box 2.
Publication History

Stephan Wolohojian, ed., Harvard Art Museum Handbook, Harvard Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 2008)

Exhibition History

Multiple Strategies: Beuys, Maciunas, Fluxus, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 02/24/2007 - 06/10/2007

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Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted