Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Your State of Art
  • Roger Shimomura
    born 1939
    born: Seattle, Washington, United States ; active: United States
  • Your State of Art, 1971
  • Where object was made: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
  • screen print on adhesive decal, printed instructions, envelope
  • Paper Type: adhesive decal
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: a 115 x 115 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: a 4 1/2 x 4 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: a 139 x 140 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: a 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: c 139 x 140 mm
  • Gift of the artist
  • Not on display
  • 2006.0087.a,b,c
Catalogue raisonné

a: Yellow form of a sunflower. At center is a red circle with the letters KTA. In black lettering around the red circle it reads: YOUR STATE OF ART 3648-5038.
b: Protective envelope embossed with a "KANART" logo.
c: Sheet of typed directions that reads: Soak decal in warm water for 14 seconds. Decal goes on either way./ EITHER press decal face down on inside glass surface. Blot out from center with dry cloth. Gently peel backing paper./ OR slide decal from backing paper onto any surface. Blot off any excess water.