Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Peter Sekaer, photographer
    born: Copenhagen, Denmark ; died: Ardsley, New York, United States
    Edmund Yankov, printer
  • untitled, 1936
  • Where object was made: Anniston, Alabama, United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 23.4 x 18 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 3/16 x 7 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Museum purchase: Peter T. Bohan Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1985.0100
Label Text

Three African American boys against a staircase (identified as for "COLORED" individuals) with text painted on it. The wall behind the stairs is brick. There are boxes underneath the stairs. Movie poster in background for “Call of the Savage.”