Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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JASIM WAS IN A CAGE
  • Daniel Heyman
    born 1963
    born: New York, New York, United States
  • JASIM WAS IN A CAGE, 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: 686 x 569 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 27 x 22 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 32 x 24 in
  • Museum purchase: Lucy Shaw Schultz Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0022.04
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

man facing left holds a curved hand up to his mouth, with a block of text following the contour of his arm. additional blocks of handwritten text fill the background.