Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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The Phoenix
  • John Talleur
    1925–2001
    born: Chicago, Illinois, United States ; died: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
  • The Phoenix, circa 1964
  • Where object was made: United States
  • aquatint, etching
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 908 x 643 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 35 3/4 x 25 5/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 981 x 678 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 38 5/8 x 26 11/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 44 x 32 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1964.0011
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Bird printed in black ink soars with outstretched wings from the figre below to a semi circle of color above.