Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

Horseshoe Crab, inside of shell
  • Andreas Feininger
    born: Paris, France ; died: New York, New York, United States
  • Horseshoe Crab, inside of shell
  • Structures of Nature
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 19 x 24.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 1/2 x 9 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 20.1 x 25.5 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 7 7/8 x 10 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of the Estate of Wysse Feininger
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0372

Black and white image of a dense array of white, columnar structures that seem to stretch between two solid surfaces at top and bottom. All surfaces in the image appear to glisten, as if moist.