Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Embracing Figures
  • Kahlil Gibran
    1883–1931
    born: Besharri, Lebanon ; died: New York, New York, United States
  • Embracing Figures, 1914
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pencil on paper
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 20.3 x 26.8 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 8 x 10 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of T. L. Raymond
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2969
Description

Two figures in foreground with landscape in background. Figure at left kneels down and embraces figure at right who has arms extended up towards the sky.