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There's No Place Like Home
  • Chris Pappan
    born 1971
    born: Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
  • There's No Place Like Home
  • pencil and inkjet on antique ledger paper
  • Frame Dimensions: 23 x 18 in
  • Not on display
  • EL2011.016
  • Loan: Not in the Spencer's collection
Label Text

Exhibition Label:
"Passages: Persistent Visions of a Native Place," Sep-2011, Nancy Mahaney
While done mainly as a figure study for the painting, this piece also incorporates The Wizard of Oz to show how it can have an entirely different meaning for the Kanza people.