Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Behemoth
  • Hampton F. Shirer
    1894–1977
    died: Topeka, Kansas, United States
  • Behemoth, 1940
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 22.9 x 33 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 x 13 in
  • Gift of Hampton F. Shirer
  • Not on display
  • 1972.0275
Description

Black-and-white image of a large tree trunk. Grass and dirt surround the twisted tree trunk. In the background the sky is partly cloudy.