Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Abraham Walkowitz
    1878–1965
    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
  • 1993.0243
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Image of five buildings (identified as barns and coal mines in Girard, Kansas) on a flat landscape. The buildings have hatch marks or parallel lines on each side. There are wavy lines in the top half of the composition, perhaps suggesting clouds. The foreground is covered in wavy lines. There is an inscription along the top.