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Praying Hands Monument, Graveyard, Route 54, Wichita
  • Earl Iversen
    born 1943
    born: Chicago, Illinois, United States
  • Praying Hands Monument, Graveyard, Route 54, Wichita, 1976
  • Where object was made: Wichita, Kansas, United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 20.2 x 30.3 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 15/16 x 11 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of Earl Iversen
  • Not on display
  • 1978.0046
Description

Black-and-white image of a large, white stone statue of two hands pressed together in prayer. The statue is on a large, rectangular, white stone base. There is mulch around the base of the statue and two shrubs, one on each side of the base. There is a low horizon line and some thin clouds in the sky.