Mr. Clean

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Mr. Clean

n. Slang
A man, especially a public figure, who adheres to the highest standards of personal and professional conduct.

[From Mr. Clean, trademark used for a cleaning product.]
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The works in this category include Voiture&Fille (Car&Girl), 2016, featuring a somewhat inexplicable (and unavoidably Ballardian) form overlaying volumes in the shape of a car and a female torso, as well as Un os bleu qui voit (A Blue Bone That Sees) and Monsieur Propre jusqu'a l'os (Mr.
This can be seen in works where the artist has taken the shape of the bone and fitted it together with other objects: Os meteorite (Meteorite Bone), Body versus os (Body Versus Bone), and La filie de l'os (The Bone's Daughter), all 2016, as well as Monsieur Propre jusqu'a l'os, Un os bleu qui voit, and Un os mauve.
Le Premier ministre, qui a vu son image de "Monsieur Propre" deja entachee par plusieurs retentissants scandales de corruption au sein de son gouvernement, a ete ministre du Charbon de 2004 a 2009.