Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Sonja Sekula
    born: Lucerne, Switzerland ; died: Zurich, Switzerland
  • Nightless, 1951
  • Where object was made: United States
  • ink, felt tip marker, gesso, scratching
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 46.4 x 57.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 18 1/4 x 22 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 55 x 65 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 21 5/8 x 25 9/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 24 x 32 in
  • Bequest of Donald Hatch in memory of Mary Bole Hatch to the University of Kansas. On deposit to the Spencer Museum of Art from the School of Architecture and Urban Design.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0188
Label Text

Black drawing with some white and underneath colors which haven't been inked over. In other areas the black has been scratched through and colors and the white of the background show through. Words scratched in right, center NO NAMING NO NIGHT.