Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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skeleton and chair
  • unknown maker from Mexico
  • skeleton and chair, 1985–1995
  • Where object was made: Oaxaca, Mexico
  • ceramic, paint, metal
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 14 x 6.5 x 5.5 cm together
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 5 1/2 x 2 9/16 x 2 3/16 in together
  • Museum purchase: Argersinger Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4317.10.a,b

The white skeleton (2007.4317.10.a) has a light brown chair (2007.4317.10.b). The skeleton is wearing a brown hat with a wide brim and his hands are in front of his chest. The chair is undecorated.