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Helpful Hands
  • Mark Hosford
    born 1974
    born: Kansas City, Missouri, United States
  • Helpful Hands, 1998
  • Murder Portfolio
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 310 x 252 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 310 x 252 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 3/16 x 9 7/8 in
  • Gift of the KU Art Department, Intaglio Area
  • Not on display
  • 1998.0041.09

Upper register, red, hooded figures walk in front of gray figures. Lower register: a child tortures another child in a house with very small furnishings.