Oct 31, 2019
Oct 31, 2019

100 Boots

100 Boots


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Eleanor Antin

(American, b.1935)

Postcard; photomechanical reproduction (relief half tone) of black and white photograph

11.4 x 17.8 cm (4 1/2 x 7 in.)

Dorothea Wright Hamilton Fund 2018.294.32



The world during a two-and-a-half-year period. Modeled on the literary form of the “picaresque” (an episodic, often disjointed story that follows the exploits of its protagonist), the postcards document the adventures of one hundred empty boots as they march from the beach in San Diego to streets of New York.

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