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Haunted by the Ghosts of Our Own Making
  • Hollis Sigler
    born: Gary, Indiana, United States ; died: Prairie View, Illinois, United States ; active: United States
  • Haunted by the Ghosts of Our Own Making, 1995
  • Where object was made: United States
  • oil on canvas
  • Frame Dimensions: 32 x 36 in
  • Museum purchase
  • On view: 20/21 Gallery, 405, N5
  • 1996.0008
Label Text

Stage-like scene with a table and two folding chairs in the center. There is food on the table. There are stalks of corn behind the table. There is a skeleton on either side of the table, by the chair. There are two chandeliers at the top of the painting. There is a pile of fruit/vegetables at the bottom of the image. There is text at the top of the painting and around the frame.