Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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image of man smoking a pipe
  • Africa
  • image of man smoking a pipe, late 1800s–1981
  • Where object was made: Africa
  • wood, burning, carving
  • Object Height/Width: 30.5 x 20 cm
    Object Height/Width: 12 x 7 7/8 in
  • Gift of Charles Adams
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0253
Description

This is a profile image of a man wearing a hat and smoking a pipe. The image was made by burning the surface of wood to make it dark and scratching the color away to make the image.