Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Dean Snyder
    born 1953
    born: Annville, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Poet, 1981
  • Where object was made: United States
  • ash wood, baltic birch plywood
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 83 x 51 1/2 x 35 in
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 210.8 x 130.8 x 88.9 cm
  • Bequest of Richard M. Hollander
  • Not on display
  • 1991.0174
Label Text

Base is wood of irregular shape, in center is a door size wooden slab perpendicular to the base. On one side of door is a black sphere with a yellow wedge cut out. On the other side of the door is an inclined post approximately 3' in length and a pair of thin crossed sticks on base. On the side with the sphere there is a shelf with a wooden pencil sharpener and a plum bob on a string.