Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Glory Never Guesses
  • Kenneth Patchen
    1911–1972
    born: Niles, Ohio, United States
  • Glory Never Guesses, 1955
  • Glory Never Guesses
  • Where object was made: United States
  • screen print
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 355.6 x 292.1 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 x 11 1/2 in
  • Gift from the Gene Swenson Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1970.0134.a
Description

Blue and black image on white. There are two lines of blue text at the top; the second line is smaller than the first. There are nine lines of black text below which roughly form a square. Along the bottom of the image is a landscape. There is a pot of flowers with heart-shaped leaves in the bottom left corner. There is a mountain at bottom center with a heart-shaped sun above. There is a tree in the bottom right corner.