Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • David Alfaro Siqueiros
    1896–1974
    born: Santa Rosaliá de Camargo, Mexico ; died: Cuernavaca, Mexico
  • Prison Fantasies Portfolio I
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • color lithograph
  • Paper Type: Arches
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 452 x 354 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 17 3/4 x 13 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 560 x 383 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 22 1/16 x 15 1/16 in
  • Gift of George and Lois Monto
  • Not on display
  • 2004.0041.06
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Yellowish brown and dark brown abstract drawing. Irregular bars radiate from the top of a triangular base, all are rendered in a yellow-brown color. A second, smaller shape is set slightly behind and to the right. The receding shape has a dark brown contour over the same yellow-brown color.