Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Red Dreadlocks
  • Jack Chevalier
    born 1948
    born: Columbus, Ohio United States
  • Red Dreadlocks, 1981
  • Where object was made: United States
  • painted wood, paper
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 60 x 62.5 x 7.6 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 23 5/8 x 24 5/8 x 3 in
  • Gift of Byron and Eileen Cohen
  • Not on display
  • 1991.0198

Basic shape is five sided (square at bottom and pointed at top). On each side of top (looks like a peaked roof) five red and white striped poles extend (total of 10). In lower section several colored or black and white shapes extend from the surface creating depth.