Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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The Owl
  • Bernard Rosenquit
    born: Hotin, Romania (present-day Khotyn, Ukraine) ; died: New York, New York, United States
  • The Owl, circa 1962
  • Where object was made: United States
  • woodcut, relief
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 352 x 217 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 13 7/8 x 8 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 392 x 273 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15 3/8 x 10 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Robert Hutchinson
  • Not on display
  • 1961.0010

Abstract owl with red, white and black feathers. The owl's eyes are large, white cirles with black pupils. The owl's wings are slender and long and positioned directly against the owl's body.