This series of "apres-Schmozone" multiples was published by Editions Belle Haleine in Paris. Three different mackerals were caste in 100% lead at 50 copies each. A special edition of a 100% lead frying pans accompanied the edition. The Poison Poisson were sold by weight, each weighing various different amounts because of the hollow interiors. Each of the lead fish purchased came wrapped in the current copy of The Herald Tribune.
 

Poison Poisson

"Poison Poisson" 1991
"Poison Poisson" 1991

100% lead 3 different sizes Each size in an edition of 50

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"Poison Poisson" 1991
"Poison Poisson" 1991

100% lead 3 different sizes Each size in an edition of 50

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"Poison Poisson" & "Frying Pan" 1991
"Poison Poisson" & "Frying Pan" 1991

100% lead 3 different sizes of fish, each in an edition of 50 the frying pan is in an edition of 20

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"Poison Poisson" 1991
"Poison Poisson" 1991

Photo from Stern Magazine article. “Kunst Fur Knappe Kassen”; November 19th, pg. 234

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"Frying Pan" 1991
"Frying Pan" 1991

100% lead 20" x 10" x 1½ inches / 50,8cm x 25,4cm x 3,8cm edition of 20 published by Editions Belle Haleine, Paris

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"Poison Poisson" Artscribe article
"Poison Poisson" Artscribe article

Artscribe, “A Pound of Fish”; review by Jutta Koether, February/March Issue, 1992

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