Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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standing male skeleton
  • Mexico
  • standing male skeleton, 1986–1996
  • Where object was made: Oaxaca, Mexico
  • wood, paint, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 16 x 6.5 x 6 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 6 1/4 x 2 1/2 x 2 3/8 in
  • Museum purchase: Gift of the Friends of the KUMA
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4350

The standing figure of a man has a skeletal head. He is holding his right hand out, as if waiting to receive something, his left arm is at his side. He is wearing bright pink trousers, a dark blue top and a wood colored hat.