Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Yuk
  • Elizabeth Layton
    1909–1993
    born: Wellsville, Kansas, United States ; died: Olathe, Kansas, United States
  • Yuk, 1981
  • Where object was made: Kansas, United States
  • pencil, colored pencil
  • Object Height/Width: 56.5 x 37.3 cm
    Object Height/Width: 22 1/4 x 14 5/8 in
    Frame Dimensions: 76.6 x 56.3 cm
    Frame Dimensions: 30 1/8 x 22 1/4 in
  • Not on display
  • C2003.020.01
Description
Inscriptions/Signature
Exhibitions

Colored drawing of old woman with hands raised towards spider’s web. There are flowers in the foreground and in the woman’s pocket, a note that reads: “Won’t you step into my parlor?” said the spider.