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Popular Illusion

Vincent Trasov (Creator)
Real World Press (Publisher)
ID #
M/T 017.31
Level of Description

Scope & Content

File consists of one volume of a magazine called "Popular Illusion" that was published in 1977 by Real World in Vancouver, British Columbia. The magazine has a drawing of "Peanut Colossi" by Vincent Trasov on the cover. File also contains the original drawing by Vincent Trasov of "Peanut Colossi." Mr. Peanut ran for mayor of Vancouver in 1974. Trasov created numerous drawings creating mythologies surrounding Mr. Peanut. "Peanut Colossi" depicts two peanut figures as the Colossi of Memnon in Egypt.

Physical Description

Physical Extent
0.5 cm textual records and graphic material ; 21.6 x 14 cm or smaller
Material Type
Textual record, Graphic material

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