Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Race Riot
  • Andy Warhol, artist
    born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States ; active: United States
    Wadsworth Atheneum, publisher
  • Race Riot, 1964
  • Ten Works by Ten Painters
  • Where object was made: United States
  • screen print
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 559 x 659 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 22 x 25 15/16 in
    Frame Dimensions: 24 1/4 x 32 1/4 x 1 in
    Weight: 7 lbs
  • Gift from the Gene Swenson Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1970.0159.07
Label Text

Police officers on the left side of the image. African American male in center with a dog biting his back pocket. There is a crowd watching the man and dog. There is another dog in the bottom right portion of the image.