Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Spooner-Thayer Museum
  • Maud Alene Ellsworth
    1890–1978
    born: Fontana, Kansas, United States ; died: Yuma, Arizona, United States
  • Spooner-Thayer Museum, mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 117 x 84 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 4 5/8 x 3 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 145 x 102 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 5 11/16 x 4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Gift of Christopher Bunn, Class of 2002
  • Not on display
  • 2003.0181
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Black and beige image of a building (identified as the Spooner-Thayer Museum on the Kansas University campus in Lawrence.) The building has a covered porch on the front with three arches across and one on the side. It has a pointed roof with a circle in the center on top. The roof is black. There is a path that runs from the corner of the porch to the bottom left corner then along the foreground to bottom right. There is a tree in front of the building and one at center left.