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Funeral at Liberty Hall, Lawrence, Kansas, August 6, 1997
  • Jon Blumb
    born 1956
    born: Peoria, Illinois, United States ; active: United States
  • Funeral at Liberty Hall, Lawrence, Kansas, August 6, 1997, 1997
  • William S. Burroughs in Prints: A Portfolio of Original Photographs 1990-1997
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 35.4 x 45.6 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 7/8 x 17 15/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 40.4 x 50.6 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15 7/8 x 19 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2005.0094.17
Description

Black and white photograph of a funeral held at Liberty Hall in Lawrence, KS. There is a line of people waiting to pay their respects to the deceased. Open coffin is placed at center of stage., and there are wreaths in background. there is a podium at CL and rows of chairs set up at BC.