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Sky Column, 6 billion 400 million candle power 8 searchlights, Kansas City, MO April 20, 1985
  • Dale Eldred
    1933–1993
    born: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States ; died: Kansas City, Kansas, United States
  • Sky Column, 6 billion 400 million candle power 8 searchlights, Kansas City, MO April 20, 1985, 1985
  • Where object was made: Kansas City, Missouri, United States
  • offset lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 955 x 679 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 37 5/8 x 26 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 40 x 32 1/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 1018 x 815 mm
    Mat Dimensions: 45 1/2 x 34 in
  • Gift from the Jedel Family Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0144
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High contrast black and white image of low Kansas City skyline with Union Station int the LC foreground. A white column made up of multiple line (rays of light) runs vertically from between the downtown skyscrapers into the flat black sky, bisecting the upper ¾ of the composition.