The Pink-Spaghetti Handshake
Drawing, 27 x 21 cm.
Materials: gouache, paper
Collection: Collectie M HKA, Antwerpen / Collectie Vlaamse Gemeenschap (Inv. no. BK7426_M284).
Robert Filliou and Emmet Williams were friends, they made a lot of collaborational inventions. The first was the Pink Spaghetti Handshake. During a performance in 1965 the artists took a handful of spaghetti and shook hands. This edition is the imprint of this handshake. The second collaboration was in 1971 with Spaghetti Sandwich.
Ed. des artistes, Paris, 20 may 1965. 30 ex. signed and dated, one side R; Filliou, the other side E. Williams
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Emmett Williams, Robert Filliou, Daniel Spoerri, Spaghetti Sandwich, 1971. Multiple, ink, cotton napkin, 37 x 37 cm.