Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • John Steuart Curry, artist
    born: Dunavant, Kansas, United States ; died: Madison, Wisconsin, United States
    Associated American Artists, publisher
    active 1934–2000
  • Elephants, 1936
  • Where object was made: United States
  • lithograph
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 273 x 381 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 3/4 x 15 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of Senator August W. Lauterbach
  • Not on display
  • 1960.0011
Catalogue raisonné

Circus elephants standing side by side under a tent. There is a donkey in the bottom left corner. There are shackles hanging from a diagonal post near the center of the scene.