The Politician: A Toy
1996 / Billie Lawless / Cleveland
Abstracted carriage with red body. Lower frame is green with blue and red wheels attached at the side. There is a pull handle in front with a wooden pole and green handle, and a tail shape in back made of yellow rope, which falls down to the ground. There are three silver, wavy stripes on the side, as well as a green bow-tie with white polka dots. A yellow rod runs through the lower frame with the words, FABER NO. 2. In the opening of the red body there are two, grey shapes which move towards each other and back. The wheels have wavy stripes in pink and blue. Formerly installed on Chester Avenue and East 66th Street (a photo of it there is included here, too).