Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Paul Cadmus
    born: New York, New York, United States ; died: Weston, Connecticut, United States
  • Horseplay, 1935
  • Where object was made: United States
  • etching
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 227 x 122 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 7/8 x 4 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 305 x 240 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 x 9 7/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0009

Three men in a locker room are smacking each other with towels. One man standing in the foreground is nude and looks away while another dressed man sits on a bench and is about to hit him with a towel.