Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

FROM HERE THE TRAGEDY STARTED
  • Daniel Heyman
    born 1963
    born: New York, New York, United States
  • FROM HERE THE TRAGEDY STARTED, 2006
  • Amman series
  • Where object was made: Abu Ghraib, Iraq
  • drypoint
  • Paper Type: Rives BFK wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 398 x 297 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15 5/8 x 11 11/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 685 x 567 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 26 15/16 x 22 5/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 32 x 24 in
  • Museum purchase: Lucy Shaw Schultz Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0022.02
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

portrait of a portly man with hands clasped in front of his chest, handwritten block-lettered text filling the negative space of background and snaking haphazardly through the figure's shirt.