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Games & Puzzles

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American (Halfway, OR 1926 - 2008)
Games & Puzzles, late 1960s
Multiple
American
,
20th century
Translucent plastic box with offset-printed label, containing three printed cards and four plastic(?) beads.
box: 6 x 7.5 x 1.8 cm (2 3/8 x 2 15/16 x 11/16 in.)
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Barbara and Peter Moore Fluxus Collection, Margaret Fisher Fund and gift of Barbara Moore/Bound & Unbound
, M26448.1
Description
A miniature version of Brecht's "Games & Puzzles" box editioned as part of Flux Year Box 2. It contains instructions for "Swim Puzzle", "Bead Puzzle", and "Ball Puzzle".
Provenance
Barbara Moore, Bound/Unbound, New York, New York, partial gift partial purchase; to Harvard University Art Museums, June 28, 2005.
Bibliography
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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