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Envy
  • Dan R. Kirchhefer
    born 1947
    born: Hastings, Nebraska, United States ; active: United States
  • Envy, 1985–1987
  • The Seven Deadly Sins
  • Where object was made: United States
  • intaglio
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 146 x 186 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 3/4 x 7 5/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 286 x 318 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 1/4 x 12 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0183.07
Description
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Exhibitions

Figures in a landscape. There is a geisha resting her head on her left hand and looking left. She wears an orange kimono with white stars and trimmed in red white and black. She has yellow hair pins and a red bow. There is a palm tree in the center of the composition and tow figures on the right. The bottom figure is kneeling on one knee and has both hands at his mouth, the figure above has his left hand pointing toward the woman. There is text along the bottom in the center.