Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Abraham Walkowitz
    born: Tyumen, Russia ; died: Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • untitled, 1945
  • Barns and Coal Mines in Kansas
  • Where object was made: United States
  • ink on paper
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 202 x 132 mm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 7 15/16 x 5 3/16 in
  • Gift of Virginia Zabriskie
  • Not on display
  • 1993.0233

Two buildings in a landscape. There is a large barn from center to center right with a door and horizontal lines on the front. There is a window and vertical lines on the lower section to the right and horizontal lines and a window on the side. The smaller building at center left has vertical lines on the sides facing the viewer and hatch marks on the other side and the roof. There are squiggly lines in the foreground and wavy lines in the background suggestive of clouds.