Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Richard Bosman
    born 1944
    born: Madras, India ; active: United States
  • Mutiny, 1980–1981
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color woodcut
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 380 x 610 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 475 x 633 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 15/16 x 24 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 18 11/16 x 24 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 24 x 32 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0075

On the left in the foreground is a profile view of a man wearing a nautical cap. He is being shot in the back of the head by a gun which is on the right. Red blood splattering. Gun held by hand at right edge of image. The background is a seascape and starry sky with a full moon.