Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

  • John E. Buck
    born 1946
    born: Ames, Iowa, United States
  • Aloha, 1978
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wood, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 2745 x 3355 x 610 mm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 108 1/16 x 132 1/16 x 24 in
  • Gift of Professors Raymond and Elizabeth Goetz and Family
  • Not on display
  • 1991.0149
Label Text

Assemblage of flag, painted planes. Left half: tear drop shape at top, Roman style arch and four hands with a knife each. Right half: at top-profile head with tear drop shape which hovers over a triangle (pyramid) in front is a rolled up carpet and a scythe which cuts through the bottom of the triangle.