Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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"We're going to know each other eventually, so why not now?"
  • Rowland Wilson
    1930–2005
    born: Dallas, Texas, United States ; died: Encinitas, California, United States ; active: United States
  • "We're going to know each other eventually, so why not now?", 1960s
  • published in Esquire magazine, March 196?
  • Where object was made: United States
  • watercolor, pencil on paper
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 36.9 x 28.9 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 47.6 x 36.7 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 1/2 x 11 3/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 18 3/4 x 14 7/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0710
Description

Male and female figure (identified as Adam and Eve) under the apple tree in the garden of paradise. The female is seated on the ground, while the male leans against the tree.