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Sketch for Guidance
  • Dennis K. Helm
    born: Stafford, Kansas, United States ; died: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
  • Sketch for Guidance, 1988
  • Where object was made: United States
  • craypas (thinned with turpentine), pencil
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 33.15 x 58.6 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 1/16 x 23 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Gift from the Estate of Dennis K. Helm
  • Not on display
  • 1993.0294
Label Text

Image left: figure in profile curled up on blue tinted background. Image center: frontal figure on blue background with yellow highlights. Image right: figure facing inward, colors yellow, oragne, and tints of reds.