Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Elizabeth Layton
    1909–1993
    born: Wellsville, Kansas, United States ; died: Olathe, Kansas, United States
  • untitled, August 1984
  • Where object was made: United States
  • colored pencil, pencil
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 30.2 x 31.6 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 7/8 x 12 7/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 16 x 20 in
  • Gift of Lynn Bretz and Janet Hamburg
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0475
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Study of hands and the artist’s face, drawn from life, from looking in the small circular mirror depicted in the upper left quadrant, and possibly from memory. Artist (Elizabeth Layton) holds a pencil in her right hand.